New Stars for Young Stars
Presented by the Jimmy Fund Council of Greater Boston
Saturday, January 11, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Presented by the Jimmy Fund Council of Greater Boston, this Boston Red Sox autograph-signing event provides a unique and memorable opportunity to meet and greet some of the newer Red Sox players, as well as many of the up-and-coming minor league players from the Red Sox organization.
Tickets start at $89 and VIP tickets are $250. All proceeds from the 2014 event will benefit the Jimmy Fund.
2014 players confirmed:
- AJ Pierzynski — new Red Sox catcher
- Drake Britton — Red Sox pitcher
- Rubby De La Rosa — Red Sox pitcher
- Blake Swihart — Red Sox minor league defensive player of the year
- Mookie Betts — Red Sox prospects.com offensive player of the year
- and more
Please note that additional players will be announced and player line-up is subject to change.
Pedro Martinez and Gwen Ricker, 3, of Manchester, N.H.
In addition to autograph signings there is a buffet lunch, sports memorabilia sale, opportunity drawing, silent auction, and a bowling contest to help strike out cancer.
Since its inception in 2006, the Jimmy Fund Council of Greater Boston and New Stars for Young Stars has raised more than $221,000 for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, hosted approximately 300 clinic patients and their families at private parties with Red Sox players, and contributed nearly 1,500 pieces of autographed memorabilia to patients at the Jimmy Fund Clinic.
For more information:
Contact: Scott Shuster, Jimmy Fund Council of Greater Boston
Contact: Laura Ducie