HALL OF FAME NIGHT


SHOW YOUR SUPPORT ITALIAN AMERICAN BASEBALL FAMILY

A NIGHT TO REMEMBER “HALL OF FAME NIGHT”

MINT PROS AND J IRWIN PRODUCTION- http://www.mintpros.com/event/iabf-launch-fundraiser-dinner-mike-piazza-december-8-2016/

J IRWIN PRODUCTIONS- http://www.mintpros.com/event/iabf-launch-fundraiser-dinner-mike-piazza-december-8-2016/

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IABF LAUNCH AND FUNDRAISER DINNER
WITH MIKE PIAZZA & FRIENDS

Please join Baseball Hall of Famer and New York Mets great Mike Piazza along with Riccardo Fraccari, Pres, of F.I.B.S & the World Baseball Softball Confederation, as they welcome a select group of Baseball VIP’s for a fundraising dinner & cocktail reception to benefit and award student athletes with scholarships at the Italian Baseball Academy in Pisa, Italy.

We will also honor and recognize Team Italia and manager Marco Mazzieri as they begin training for the 2017 World Baseball Classic.

All net proceeds from our auction and memorabilia sales will be donated to the NIAF – Italian American relief fund to benefit the victims of the earthquake in Amatrice, Accumoli, and Arquata del Tronto, Italy on August 24, 2016.

LOCATION:Carmine’s Sports Bar and Restaurant

358 Graham Ave, New York, NY 11211

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DATE:

December 8, 2016

TIME:

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm – Cocktail Hour

7:30 pm to 9:00 pm – Dinner

FEATURING 2016 MLB HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE

MIKE PIAZZA

WITH SPECIAL GUESTS
MIKE NAPOLI CLEVELAND INDIANS
JASON GRILLI TORONTO BLUE JAYS
FRANK CATALANOTTO TEAM ITALIA COACH
FRANCISCO CERVELLI PITTSBURGH PIRATES
RAY “BOOM – BOOM” MANCINI

*INVITED GUESTS

*The following guests have been invited pending their confirmation

ROB MANFRED MLB COMMISSIONER
JOHN FRANCO
BOBBY VALENTINE
JOE TORRE
JOE PEPITONE
RICK CERONE
LEE MAZZILLI
NICK PUNTO
CRAIG BIGGIO
TOMMY LASORDA
TONY LARUSSA
JOE GIRARDI
RALPH BRANCA
JOHN SMOLTZ
MARK DEROSA
JOE MADDEN
EVENING HOST
WAYNE RANDAZZO Mets Radio announcerGUEST SPEAKERS
PRESIDENT FRACCARI  ITALIAN BASEBALL-SOFTBALL FEDERATION, PRESIDENT
ROB MANFRED  COMMISSIONER OF MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
EVENING ACTIVITIES
The family of baseball great Yogi Berra will be presented a Team Italy #8 Jersey
Presentation to Mike Piazza from artist James Fiorentino
ART, AUCTIONS, AND MEMORABILIA
Featuring the Sports Art of James Fiorentino
“Experience” Auction items by Grandstand Sports
Memorabilia and apparel from Team Italia will be available
TICKET OPTIONS AVAILABLE

1) Cocktail Hour and Dinner –  $600.00
2) Cocktail Hour ONLY (Does not include dinner, includes 1 signed M. Piazza ball) – $400.00

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Please take note:

  • ALL guests will receive 1 pre-signed ball from Mike Piazza whether he is present or not. A $250.00 value.
  • Mike Piazza will not be signing autographs at this event.
  • If Mike Piazza should cancel for any reason, a refund of $100 will be provided.
  • Autographs and personal photos with all of our other invited guests are permitted.
  • The invited guests have been invited pending their confirmation.

In particular, I.A.B.F. mission is:

  • To spread awareness and passion about Team Italy (#9 of the International Ranking) and enlarge the fan base among the Italian-American community
  • To engage Italian American players and raise their will and pride to be part of the team
  • To get in touch with Italian-American businesses and get sponsorships for Team Italy in the main International competitions (World Baseball Classic, Premier12, European Championship, Youth World Cups)
  • To raise funds for baseball development in Italy, specifically scholarships for FIBS Academy, a residential program set in the Olympic Training Complex of Tirrenia (Pisa) run with the technical cooperation of Major League Baseball since 2005

All proceeds from the dinner will benefit the student-athletes at the Baseball Academy in Pisa, Italy.

All Proceeds from our auction and memorabilia sales to benefit the https://www.italianamericanrelief.org/

“Experience” Auction items by Grandstand Sports.

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