A chance to play wiffle ball with the pros

Reggie Sanders photo from Wikipedia.Baseball fans young and old are invited to join Reggie Sanders and some of his professional ballplayer friends for a morning of baseball fun with the pros at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale.

This free family event offers opportunities to meet players and collect autographs. Baseball-themed activities are planned for fans young and old.

A Big League Wiffle Ball Charity Tournament will be held benefitting the Reggis Sanders Foundation, Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center and the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association

The event runs from 8am to 1pm on Saturday, July 9. The Wiffle Ball Tournament starts at 9am and baseball mini-clinics run 9:30-10:30am.

The Big League Wiffle Ball Tournament is a chance for players 18 and up to play wiffle ball alongside professional ballplayers and athletes in a non-competitive charity tournament. Pee-Wee Wiffle ball is available to ages 6 and younger.

Cost to participate in the tournament is $150 per player. Register by calling John Zackery, special events coordinator for the Reggie Sanders Foundation at 602-421-3479.

Salt River Fields, the Arizona Diamondbacks Spring Training Stadium, is located at 7555 N Pima Rd in Scottsdale.


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