Fergie Jenkins Will Throw Out First Pitch At London Majors Game
Baseball Hall of Famer and Chicago Cubs legend Fergie Jenkins will throw out the first pitch Friday at Labatt Park in London before the London Majors game.
Jenkins played briefly for the Majors following his Major League Baseball career.
“It is always a pleasure when we have the opportunity to honour one of our alumni, especially someone like Fergie who had such an incredible career and a tremendous impact on the game of baseball. We are so excited to welcome Fergie back to London and have all of our Majors fans
share this experience with him,” said Scott Dart, President & Owner, London Majors Baseball Corp. in a press release.
“Having Fergie Jenkins return to Labatt Park is a great opportunity for all sports fans in London to meet a baseball legend. Tourism London is thrilled partner with the London Majors to welcome Fergie back to London to enjoy another Majors game and experience the new guided tours of Labatt Park,” added Zanth Jarvis, Director, Sport Tourism, Tourism London.
The game is scheduled to start at 7:35pm with Jenkins on field prior to that. The London Majors will host the Hamilton Cardinals.