Friday, December 19, 2008

Upcoming events

Francoeur to hold clinic at Jones' facility

Atlanta Braves outfielder Jeff Francoeur, a Parkview grad, will host a Jan. 10 clinic at the Chipper Jones 10th Inning Baseball Academy in Suwanee.

The clinic, for ages 6 to 15, also will feature an autograph session for the youngsters involved. The cost is $200.

For more information, call the 10th Inning at 678-714-1000. Online registration is available at

Braves unveil plans for inaugural Diamond Gala to benefit the Atlanta Braves Foundation
Gala to be held Friday, Jan. 23 at the InterContinental Hotel; Braves AutographFest is on Saturday, Jan. 24 at Turner Field

Brian McCann to Appear at Hot Stove Gathering Event to Benefit Cancer Navigators
December 17, 2008 - South Atlantic League (SAL) Rome Braves

Rome, GA - The Seventh Annual Hot Stove Gathering will be held at The Forum on Monday January 26th from 5:30 until 7:30pm. Fans can look forward to a night of fun as Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann will be the featured guest along with special guests from the Atlanta Braves organization.

Annual Georgia Tech Baseball Benefit Dinner Set for Feb. 7
The featured speaker for the event will be Atlanta Braves outfielder Jeff Francoeur

Dec. 16, 2008

ATLANTA - The Georgia Tech baseball team will hold the 14th Annual Baseball Benefit Dinner Saturday, Feb. 7, at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center. The event will kick off the Yellow Jackets' 2009 season, which begins Feb. 20 in Atlanta, and features a keynote speaker, dinner and both live and silent auctions in the hotel ballroom.

McCann pumped to be on Team USA
Catcher joins Chipper in representing Braves in upcoming Classic


"I'm pretty pumped up," McCann said. "This is something I've always wanted to do. Ever since the WBC started, I've always wanted a chance to play and here it is."


Crista Michelle said...

Autographfest? Really? What happened to FanFest? Whatever, I'll probably go!

Leah said...

Hopefully it's better than their poor excuse of acquiring autographs than last year's at Fan Fest. I wonder why it's not just called "fan fest", but I guess it's cause it's just mainly autographs and meeting the players.