NYCB LIVE's Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum to Host Youth Baseball Clinic Featuring New York Mets Legends on Saturday, August 19Jul 24, 2017
Special Appearances by New York Mets Legends Mookie Wilson and Tim Teufel
- LIU Post Head Baseball Coach Mike Gaffney and Players to Lead Clinic -
NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, will host a youth baseball clinic featuring Mets Legends, Mookie Wilson and Tim Teufel, in partnership with the LIU Post Baseball Team on Saturday, August 19. Youth ages 8-10 can attend the early session held from 9-10:15 a.m. and youth ages 10-12 can attend the second session from 10:30-11:45 a.m. The clinics will be held in the Coliseum’s Exhibition Hall. Admission is $100 per attendee and limited to 200 total participants, 100 per session.
During the event, youth will have the opportunity to meet, get autographs from, and take photos with Wilson and Teufel.
Wilson was a Mets outfielder from 1980-1989 and ranks among the club’s all-time leaders in almost every offensive category. He has been a Club Ambassador for six seasons and also served as the Mets’ first base and outfield coach in 2011 and 1997-2002.
Teufel is a former second baseman and was a key member of the Mets’ 1986 World Championship team. He is in his first season as a Club Ambassador and also serves as the Mets’ minor league infield coordinator.
The clinics will consist of hitting, fielding, and pitching drills, and will feature talks led by the Mets Alums.
Tickets for the youth baseball clinic are currently on sale and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, nycblive.com, or by calling 1-800-745-3000. Tickets can also be purchased at the Ticketmaster Box Office located at the Coliseum.