weld county, Colorado
"Where every youth deserves a chance to play baseball."

Breakfast Event

January 27, 2018

Doors open @ 7:30am Breakfast is @ 8:00am. 

Tickets are available at the door - $15 ea.

at  Island Grove Event Center

421 N 15th Ave, Greeley, CO 80631-2049

Raffle tickets will be sold which can be used for free admission to the Breakfast

1st prize > Trip (3 nights 4days) for 2 to Rockies spring Training...includes airfare, hotel, tickets to game.

2nd prize > $250 cash.

3rd Prize > autograph Ball.

Tickets can be purchased at

GoJos, Garretson's, Sears Real Estate


call 970-371-0169




Jason Hirsh – Former Rockies Pitcher

National Anthem

Performed by Michelle Weeks

1st Hitter

Mark Jackson – Former Player of the Denver Broncos

2nd Hitter

Coach Carl Iwasaki – UNC Baseball

3rd Hitter

Steve Baker - Friends of Baseball

4th Hitter

Bob Johnson & Alan Michael – Top Half of Inning Auction

5th Hitter

Mark Welsh - Last Paddle Standing

6th Hitter

Vinny Castilla – Former MLB Player & Assistant Coach of the Colo Rockies

7th Hitter

Bob Johnson & Alan Michael – Bottom Half of Inning Auction

8th Hitter

Frank Christiansen & Nick Vasquez Raffle Winners (present to win)

9th Hitter

Mike Sage – Grand Prize Raffle Winners (need not be present to win)


Jason Hirsh – Former Rockies Pitcher



GUEST SPEAKER Vinny Castilla

Vinicio "Vinny" Castilla Soria
(Spanish pronunciation: [kasˈtiʎa]; born July 4, 1967) is a Mexican-born former Major League Baseball third baseman who played his best years with the Colorado Rockies and Atlanta Braves. Previously, he played with the Atlanta Braves (1991–1992, 2002–2003), Colorado Rockies (1993–1999, 2004, 2006), Tampa Bay Devil Rays (2000–2001), Houston Astros (2001), Washington Nationals (2005), and San Diego Padres (2006).



Guest Speaker – Mark Jackson

Mark Anthony Jackson (born July 23, 1963) is a former American professional football player who was selected by the Denver Broncos in the sixth round of the 1986 NFL Draft. Jackson attended high school at Terre Haute South Vigo High School and Alton Senior High School.[1] A 5'9", 174 lb (79 kg) wide receiver from Purdue University, Jackson played in the 1984 Peach Bowl before spending nine NFL seasons from 1986 to 1994 for the Broncos, the New York Giants, and the Indianapolis Colts. Jackson played in Super Bowls XXI, XXII, and XXIV with the Broncos. Jackson caught the touchdown pass that sent the game into overtime on "The Drive" in the Broncos' January 11, 1987 AFC Championship Game victory over the Cleveland Browns. Along with Vance Johnson and Ricky Nattiel, Jackson comprised the "Three Amigos" receiving combination in the late 1980s. As of 2017[update]'s NFL off-season, Mark Jackson held the Broncos franchise record for career yards per reception in the playoffs (20.29).




EMCEE – Jason Hirsh


Jason Michael Hirsh is a former starting pitcher in Major League Baseball. In his career, he pitched for the Houston Astros and the Colorado Rockies. He stands at 6' 8" and weighs 250 lb. He batted and threw right-handed.