Tigers to Participate in Miracle League Ceremony

by Bill Franques
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Tigers to Participate in Miracle League Ceremony

BATON ROUGE – Members of the LSU baseball and softball teams will participate in the ceremony marking the opening of the Miracle League at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 2 at Cypress Mounds on Burbank Drive.

Baseball coach Paul Mainieri, softball coach Yvette Girouard and a group of Tiger players will attend the ceremony, which will also feature former Major Leaguers David Dellucci and Eddie Yarnall.

Former LSU coach and athletic director Skip Bertman will serve as master of ceremonies.

The Miracle League is a non-competitive offering for children with physical or mental disabilities. Games are played on a specialized field that provides a safe and fun program in which children can hit, run and catch.

For more information about the Miracle League, visit www.miracleleaguecm.org or call 225.293.9375.