The US Military All Star Team will kick off their 2007 Red White and Blue Barnstorming Tour of the USA in Boston. They have challenged the Thomas A. Yawkey League All Stars to 9 inning contest. Date will be June 6 at The Bill Stewart Diamond @ Fallon Field in Roslindale.
The Military All Stars are a team of enlisted men from all branches of Our Nations Service. The team visiting Boston will be a conglomeration of 32 teams from all over the world. "This is an honor for the Yawkey League to be chosen", stated YBL President - Dave McKay. "Our League will be ready for this great challenge and its awesome that our players will have this story to tell their grandchildren."
25 young men from the 18 team wood bat YBL will be selected after nominations from managers. The selection process will be accomplished by the All Star Committee under the direction of Bart Lawyer.
"The City of Boston is proud to host this event", according to Assistant Park Commissioner - Paul McCaffrey. "This will be an historic night of baseball in our inner-city".
Complete details on this event will be posted here; on the show and on the YBL Web-page: http://www.yawkeybaseball.com/