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More Former Braves & Yankees Sign On to Play in Alumni Game at The Joe

Last update: 5/8/17

On Friday, June 9th, the Charleston RiverDogs will host star-studded alumni from the New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves for the 2nd Annual “Legends in the South” Baseball Game at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. First pitch is scheduled for 6 pm.

Together the rosters will include World Series Champions, all-stars, and gold glove winners. Each team's full lineup will be announced at a later date, but some players have already been announced.

Braves Legends Roster*

  • Steve Avery, LHP
  • Sid Bream, IF
  • Marvin Freeman, RHP
  • Marquis Grissom, OF
  • Ryan Klesko, IF/OF
  • Greg McMichael, RHP
  • Denny Neagle, LHP
  • Dwight Smith, OF
  • Pete Smith, RHP
  • Jeff Treadway, IF

Yankees Legends Roster*

  • Ron Blomberg, IF
  • Brian Boehringer, RHP
  • Scott Bradley, C
  • Steven Jackson, RHP
  • Jay Johnstone, OF
  • Gene Michael, IF
  • John Montefusco, RHP

*Rosters are subject to change and additions to the teams will be announced in the coming weeks.

General admission tickets for the "Legends in the South" Alumni Game start at just $12, and can be purchased online at www.rileyparkevents.com, at the Riley Park box office, or by contacting the RiverDogs front office at 843-577-DOGS (3647). Batting practice will be open to all ticket holders starting at 4 pm with the Legends available to sign autographs pregame.

Along with tickets to the game on Friday, fans will have the chance to rub shoulders with some of the all-time greats the night before as the RiverDogs take on the Asheville Tourists at 7:05 pm at The Joe on June 8th. The Braves and Yankees legends will mix-and-mingle with fans in the Riley Park Club during the game with all-inclusive tickets to the brand-new luxury gameday venue that includes complimentary food, beer, and wine for $120 each.

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