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Union County Baseball Association Hot Stove Dinner

Sunday February 11

Gran Centurions Clark NJ, 440 Madison hill road, Clark

Union County Baseball Association Hot Stove Dinner The Union County Baseball Association will induct four new members into the Union County Baseball Hall of Fame at the organization's 82nd annual Hot Stove awards dinner on Sunday, February 11, beginning at 1:00 p.m., at The Gran Centurions in Clark, New Jersey. The four new Hall of Famers are Bill Feehan, a longtime firefighter for the City of Elizabeth, who helped Kean College win two ECAC championships; Jack Goldberg of Union, an All-State slugger for the Farmers, who later played in the minors for the Atlanta Braves; Ernie Hoffer of Linden, a three-sport athlete who earned All-County and All-State honors in 1960 and 1961 as a third baseman; and Curt Wallace, who distinguished himself as a hitter in local high school and inter-county leagues and then went on to play, manage, instruct and scout in six countries. Scholastic athletes from throughout Union County also will be honored at the afternoon awards ceremonies on Feb. 11 for their accomplishments in high school, college and Union County Youth Baseball leagues. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased online or by downloading and mailing the table reservation form to the Union County Baseball Association, Box 176, Fanwood, New Jersey 07023. Journal ads can also be purchased online or by downloading and mailing the journal ad form. Sponsored by the Union County Baseball Association, in cooperation with the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation, the Hot Stove League awards dinner is the primary annual fund-raising effort for the Union County Youth Baseball Leagues. The summer and fall leagues have given more than 40,000 boys and girls an opportunity to participate in an organized baseball program for the past 70 years. This years Guest Speaker is MLB Umpire, Phil Cuzzi. https://www.ucba-nj.org/pages/hotstoveform.php

Comments

The committee has put together a great program led by speaker Phil Cuzzi, a Major League Umpire for 19 years. Phil worked the first game, behind the plate, of last years World Series. He promises to have some interesting stories for those in attendance.


Gran Centurions Clark NJ, 440 Madison hill road, Clark