Chillicothe Mudcats To Host "First Pitch" Event
Date 2014/1/16 11:15:01 | Topic: Sports
|The annual opening promotional event of the Chillicothe Mudcats summer baseball season - the team's "First Pitch" reception for its head coach and fans, is scheduled for Friday night (January 17th).|
The event, slated to feature an appearance and remarks from Head Coach Tai Mitchell and General Manager Doug Doughty, is set for the Victories lounge in the Fast Lane Family Entertainment Center in northern Chillicothe from 5:30 to 7:30 on Friday night. The public is welcome to attend the free event. Complimentary light refreshments will be available.
The Mudcats, a member of the MINK League, are coming off a 26-21 season in 2013.
Mitchell is the first-year coach of the Mudcats. He is Director of Baseball Operations for the University of Kansas baseball program during the school year. Last season, he was an assistant coach under Eric Peterson. He was hired as the new head coach of the Mudcats early last fall.