Chicago Cubs v. Chicago White Sox – Charity All-Star Event

Here’s a very cool opportunity to get up close and personal with former Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox superstars.

Have you ever dreamed of meeting and mingling with former Chicago Cubs stars – including Billy Williams, Carlos Zambrano, Jerome Walton, Corey Patterson and more – along with former Chicago White Sox stars – including Ozzie Guillen, Magglio Ordonez, Jon Garland, Scott Podsednik, Freddie Garcia and more?

You’re in luck because now you can at the third annual Larry A. Pogofsky All-Star Softball Challenge for charity.

The game, presented by Cumulus Radio Chicago, will be held at 2 PM on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at Schaumberg Boomers Stadium. All proceeds raised by the event will go directly to benefit the Moyer Foundation and the Ozzie Guillen Foundation.

Tickets for the event start at $20 for a box seat. You can also purchase VIP tickets for $50 which include a postgame BBQ picnic with several of the players and a special gift.

Prior to the game, starting at 12:00 PM (check-in at 11:15 AM), there will be an awesome kids clinic hosted by the Bulls Sox Academy where kids will have the opportunity to take part in an on-field baseball skills clinic. The clinic includes instruction in batting, fielding, throwing, catching and base running and will be held by the players in attendance. All kids will have ample time to meet the players, get autographs and participate in the clinic.

A spot in the Kids Clinic can be purchased for an additional $55 per child along with either a box seat or a VIP ticket. Space is limited.

Here is a complete list of Cubs and White Sox players that have been confirmed:

Former Chicago Cubs:

Billy Williams
Jon Lieber
Gary Matthews Jr
Bill Madlock
Cliff Floyd
Adam Greenberg
Brian McRae
Jerome Walton
Carlos Zambrano
Corey Patterson
Mike Remlinger
Scott Eyre
Ray Burris

Former Chicago White Sox:

Ozzie Guillen
Jermaine Dye
Ray Durham
Magglio Ordonez
Carlos Lee
Scott Podsednik
Carl Everett
Brian Anderson
Mike Huff
Joe Crede
Greg Walker
Jon Garland
Freddie Garcia
Chad Kreuter
Dan Pasqua
Paco Martin
Timo Perez

Tickets can be purchased online, over the phone at (847) 461-3695, or by visiting the Boomers box office at 1999 S. Springinsguth Road in Schaumburg from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For more information on the 2016 LAP Chicago All-Star Softball Challenge contact

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