TORONTO, June 29, 2012 /CNW/ - The ultimate baseball experience begins on Saturday, June 30 for approximately 70 participants at Port Arthur Stadium (Subway Field) in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Kids aged 8-14 will be learning and improving their skills and techniques from former Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Duane Ward and other qualified Blue Jay instructors. The clinic will run from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm and each participant will receive a Blue Jays hat, t-shirt, and instructional manual.
Toronto Blue Jays, through Jays Care Foundation, are funding two batting tunnels at Port Arthur Stadium through the Field of Dreams program. The batting tunnels are being utilized by Little League teams, children and youth camps, as well as local charitable and community groups.
|What:||Interview opportunity with Duane Ward|
|When:||Saturday, June 30, 2012|
|9:00 am - 1:00 pm - duration of clinic|
|12:00 p.m. - media are invited to watch the last hour of the camp|
|1:00 p.m. - interview availability|
|Where:||Port Arther Stadium (Subway Field)|
|425 Winnipeg Avenue|
|Thunder Bay, ON|
|How:||Media are required to check in at the stadium|
For further information:
Toronto Blue Jays Communications Department at (416) 341-1302/03