The 78th Annual Hot Stove League Baseball Dinner will be held on Sunday, February 9, beginning at 1:00 p.m. at the L’Affaire Banquet Center, 1099 Route 22 East, in Mountainside. The dinner is sponsored by the Union County Baseball Association, in cooperation with the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Union County Department of Parks and Community Renewal.
Jake Wood Jr., a former professional baseball player from Elizabeth, NJ will be the guest speaker. Jake played seven seasons in Major League Baseball with the Detroit Tigers and the Cincinnati Reds, primarily as a second baseman.
Tickets purchased before 1/9/14 are $40, or $45 if purchased after 1/9/14. Tickets can be purchased online or by downloading and mailing the table reservation form to the Union County Baseball Association, Box 176, Fanwood, New Jersey 07023.
Union County Freeholders Bruce Bergen and Bette Jane Kowalski congratulate (from left) Michael Padula of Kenilworth, Vinny Figueredo of Roselle Park and Marvin Hamilton of Elizabeth on being named outstanding players in the Union County Baseball Association’s 2013 summer youth leagues during the end-of-season picnic in Warinanco Park in Roselle. They each received the John “Butch” Henry Award for their respective leagues. (Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)
Congratulations to our regular season and playoff champions for the 2013 Summer Season.
Thank you to all the players, staff, coaches, and parents for making the 2013 season a success. See you next summer!