Former big league manager Jim Leyland has been named the featured guest speaker for the 31st annual La Salle Sports Stag on Wednesday, January 31. The event will be held in the La Salle High School gym from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m and will feature a speech by Leyland about his career and the importance of character when it comes to success both on and off the field.
VIP tickets are available for $150 each with general admission tickets selling for $60 each. The event will feature a reception with Leyland and local athletes prior to the auction and dinner. The auction will feature sports memorabilia featuring Leyland items as well as items from professional sports stars in multiple sports.
Jim Leyland managed in the major leagues from 1986 to 2013 with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Florida Marlins, Colorado Rockies and Detroit Tigers. In 1997 he led the Florida Marlins to a World Series title and earned NL Manager of the Year twice to go along with his AL Manager Year of the Year award in 2006 while coaching the Detroit Tigers. Over the course of his long managing career he racked up 1,769 wins.
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