The Stars are Aligning for Legends Weekend
Kenosha, WI – The Kenosha Kingfish are proud to announce the addition of former Milwaukee Brewer All Star, Jeff Cirillo; former Kenosha Twin and Chicago Cub, Pat Mahomes Sr.; former Kenosha Twin and Chicago Cub, Willie Banks; and former Kenosha Twins star, Jammie Ogden to Legends Weekend. Cirillo will be participating in both the Legends Game and the Home Run Derby, while Mahomes Sr., Banks, and Ogden will all make appearances throughout the events. These additions have been made on top of sports legends Paul Molitor, Rollie Fingers, Jose Canseco, Geoff Jenkins, Bill Hall, Mike McKenzie, and Monte Ball.
Festivities begin at 6:00 PM with the gates opening at 5:00 PM on August 27th at the Kenosha Harbor. The day features the Home Run Derby, music, water entertainment and a grand firework show. The weekend will continue with the Legends Softball Game on August 28th starting at 6:00 PM.
Tickets for each are currently available online at Kingfishbaseball.com. Pricing will be $15 for the Home Run Derby at the Harbor and $20 for The Softball game at Historic Simmons Field on August 28th. Tickets are going fast, so get yours today!
The Kenosha Kingfish are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. Having completed its 27th season, the Northwoods League is the largest independently organized baseball league in the world with 22 teams, and draws significantly more fans in a friendly ballpark experience than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires, and front office staff, over 250 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time All-Star and 2016 Roberto Clemente Award winner Curtis Granderson, three-time Cy Young Award winner and World Series Champion Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and World Series Champion Chris Sale (BOS). As well as 2019 Rookie of the Year and Home Run Derby Champion Pete Alonso (NYM) and MLB Gold Glove finalist and 2019 Second Team All-MLB shortstop Marcus Semien (TOR). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.kingfishbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Booyah as your favorite team.