August 8, 2019
Belgrade Lakes Golf Course
Belgrade Lakes, ME
12PM Lunch/Check-In with a 1PM Shot Gun Start
2017 ALL STARS
Play with Major League Baseball Alumni &
Support kids at the Boys & Girls Clubs and YMCA of Greater Waterville, Maine
All funds raised support the youth programs at the Alfond Youth Center
GREAT PLAYERS - GREAT GOLF - GREAT FOOD - GREAT CAUSE
12PM Register & Lunch at Belgrade Lakes
2 Drink Tickets, 2 Mulligans per player
1PM Shotgun Start
5PM Dinner & Live music
Chicken & Lobster Tail
Player Autograph Session
2019 Tournament HEADLINER
World Series pitcher for the Boston Red Sox in 2004 and 2007
2019 GOLF INVITATIONAL
Thursday, August 8, 2019 @12PM
46 Clubhouse Drive, Belgrade Lakes, ME
Schedule of Events:
12PM Register & Lunch at Belgrade Lakes Golf
1PM Shotgun Start
5PM Lobster Dinner & Live Music
Player Autograph Session
Tom BurgmeierRelief pitcher who played for the California Angels, Kansas City Royals, Minnesota Twins, Boston Red Sox and Oakland A's from 1968 to 1984.
Burgmeier played for the American League All-Star team in 1980.
Steve NelsonNelson boasts a 14 year career (1974-1987) as a linebacker with the New England Patriots. A three time All Pro Selection he was inducted into the New England Patriots Hall of Fame in 1993. Nelson only missed a total of three games, and currently ranks sixth all-time in games played for the Patriots.
Coach Nelson is currently the Athletic Director and Head Football Coach at Curry College. Now the winningest coach in Curry College his six year record stands at 46-17. Coach of the Year '98 & '03.
Bill CampbellIn 1977, MLB pitcher Bill "Soup" Campbell signed with the Boston Red Sox. He was selected for the AL All-Star team, and won both the AL Fireman of the Year (awarded by The Sporting News) and Rolaids Relief Man of the Year Award. Campbell was the first American League recipient of the Rolaids award, and the first two-time winner.
Rick MiddletonMiddleton was traded to the Boston Bruins in 1976. A swift skater Middleton developed his defensive skills to make him a solid two-way player. Middleton scored a hat trick in his first game as a Bruin and nearly 900 points over the next twelve years. With five straight seasons of at least forty goals and ninety points Middleton is regarded as one of the best one on one players of all time and currently ranks #2 all time in career shooting percentage (19.7) among players with 400+ goals.
Steve CrawfordMLB player from 1980 through 1991 with the Red Sox and Royals.
A versatile hard-thrower, Crawford filled various relief roles as a closer or middle reliever and an emergency starter. In 1985 with the Red Sox, he set career-numbers in wins (6), saves (12), strikeouts (58) and innings pitched (91.0)
Garin VerisVaris was taken in the 2nd round of the 1985 NFL draft by the New England Patriots. During his rookie season, he recorded 14 sacks—including four in the playoffs—and started in Super Bowl XX. He finished his career in 1992 with the San Francisco 49ers and later was named to the Patriots' All-1980s team. Since March 5, 2013, Veris has worked as the Director of External Business Development & Marketing for UMass Boston Athletics.
Pete LaddDrafted by the Red Sox in 1977 Ladd pitched in all or part of six seasons in Major League Baseball between 1979 and 1986.
While serving as the closer during the 1983, Ladd saved 25 games in 44 appearances with a 2.55 ERA.
Max LaneNFL offensive tackle who played seven seasons in the NFL and started in Super Bowl XXXI for the New England Patriots.
Lane can be heard on NBC Sports Radio AM 1510 Boston every week.
Bruce BerenyiFirst round draft pick (#3)
Rookie of the Year nominee
Reds and Mets pitcher
Recorded 4 strike outs in one inning!
Rick MillerRick Miller spent 12 of his 15 MLB seasons as an outfielder for the Boston Red Sox. An accomplished fielder, Miller won a Gold Glove in 1978 for his play in center field.
In a 15-year career covering 1482 games, Miller compiled a .269 batting average.
Mike TorrezConsidered one of the American League's best defensive shortstops during his time with Minnesota Gagne played 10 seasons for the Twins from 1983 to 1992, including both of the Twins' World Series championship teams in 1987 and 1991.
Stump MerrillStump Merrill, born in Brunswick, Maine began his baseball career as a catcher for the Maine Black Bears. After a leg injury ended his playing career Merrill got into managing and spent four decades in the Yankees organization, also managing several of the Yankees' minor league affiliates.
Larry GowellAuburn, Maine native Gowell played in two games for the Yankees in 1972.Drafted in 1967 he pitched in the minor leagues for 6 years before making his major league debut,
As a starting pitcher Gowell hit a double off a fastball for his first and only Major League hit and the last hit by a pitcher in a regular season American League game before the start of the designated hitter rule. That baseball resides in the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, in Cooperstown, New York.