Former MLB pitcher Jim Kaat has been announced as the main speaker for next year’s 27th edition of the Hall of Fame banquet that’s happening at the Crowne Plaza on April 5th, 2017. Tickets to get into the event will be $50 per person, and to easily reserve your spot in the audience give Lesa Schaive a call at 529-0008/ Kaat is going to share many fond memories he had from his days in the MLB as well as provide some inspiring and motivational words for The Hall of Fame Class of 2017, who are going to be announced in January.
The Michigan native has had just about every kind of experience a person who is interested in sports could ever want. As a player, he pitched for 24 years on the Washington Senators, Minnesota Twins, Chicago White Sox, Philadelphia Phillies, New York Yankees and finally, the St. Louis Cardinals. After retirement from baseball, he briefly served as a coach and manager for the Cincinnati Reds in 1984. In addition to that, Kaat has worked as a sports analyst and broadcaster in his post-athletic career with such networks as ESPN, the MSG Network, CBS, and even for NBC to cover the 1988 Summer Olympic games. The three-time All Star Player has won numerous awards for his media work and also became a color commentator for the MLB network’s show “Thursday Night Baseball” since 2009.
Kaat will be speaking at next year’s 27th edition of the Hall of Fame banquet that’s happening in April of 2017, and is bound to be a big hit with everyone who gets an opportunity to go.
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