NWL President Dick Radatz, Jr. Interviewed on 620 WTMJ

Northwoods League President Dick Radatz, Jr., joined 620 WTMJ Radio in Milwaukee Thursday night, July 17, to preview the upcoming events of the annual Northwoods League All-Star Game, to be held July 21-22 in Mequon, Wis.  You can listen to his complete interview by following this link: Radatz Interview

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig is the featured speaker at the All-Star Banquet July 21 at the Ozaukee County Fair Grounds in the Columbia St. Mary’s Medical Center.  The all-star teams will be introduced by the Honorary Managers, Jim Gantner (North) and Robin Yount (South).  Tickets for the banquet are $60 per person and can be purchased by calling the Lakeshore Chinooks offices at 262-618-4659.

On game day (July 22), the gates at Kapco Park open at 3:30 p.m.  Players will rotate through the VIP Photography Autograph Zone until 5:30 p.m.  The Home Run Challenge will begin at 4:45 p.m. and will feature a unique format where nine players from each division will represent the North and South teams.  Each player will receive six outs in his team’s half of the inning, and a nine-inning competition will take place.  The team with the most home runs hit after the nine-inning exhibition will be declared the winner.

The 2014 Northwoods League All-Star Game presented by Fiduciary Management, Inc., will be begin at 6:45 p.m. CDT.  Mankato and Waterloo lead the North Division team with five selections each, while the defending Summer Collegiate World Series Champion Madison Mallards have a league-high six players on the South Division team. 

The full All-Star Game rosters can be viewed here: 2014 All Star Rosters

Tickets for the All-Star Game at Kapco Park can be purchased here: http://northwoodsleague.com/tickets/.