CLINTON, IA (Jan. 23, 2017) - Only one week remains to get your tickets to this year's Friends of Riverview Stadium Hot Stove Banquet on Monday, January 30. Join the LumberKings staff, Clinton community, and keynote speaker Joe Bohringer as we warm ourselves with talk about all things baseball.
Bohringer serves as a Special Assistant to Seattle Mariners General Manager Jerry Dipoto. During his time in professional baseball Bohringer has spent time with seven different Major League teams. Prior to his time in Seattle, the California native worked with the Chicago Cubs, serving as the team's Director of Pro Scouting and was a key figure in the trade with the Oakland Athletics that acquired shortstop Addison Russell.
The event will be hosted at Eagle Point Park Lodge with doors opening at 6 PM and the dinner beginning at 7 PM.
Tickets are $30 for adults, $35 at the door. Tickets for children, 12 and under, are $15, $20 at the door. Everyone attending this year's banquet will receive a complimentary 2017 Clinton LumberKings calendar. Tickets can be purchased by visiting the LumberKings front office at Ashford Univeristy Field, calling (563)-242-0727, or clicking the link below.
About the LumberKings
The LumberKings, the only remaining Charter Member of the Midwest League, will be starting their 62nd season in Clinton and their 9th as an affiliate of the Seattle Mariners. Since the club's inception in 1937, 267 former Clinton players have made it to the Major Leagues. The LumberKings play at historic Ashford University Field located off 6th Avenue at 537 Ballpark Drive. Ticket packages and advertising opportunities are available for the 2017 season by calling (563) 242-0727 or by visiting lumberkings.com.