Dodgers host youth baseball clinics starting tomorrow

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers will play host to hundreds of youngsters starting tomorrow through Friday, July 25 at three separate youth baseball clinics to be held at Dodgers Dreamfields. Tomorrow, the Dodgers will hold a clinic at Evergreen Recreation Center in Los Angeles, Thursday, July 24 at Lemon Grove Recreation Center and Friday, July 25 at Gilbert Lindsay Recreation Center. Each clinic will include instruction in hitting, pitching base running and fielding. Each youngster in attendance will also be provided with a Dodger hat and lunch courtesy of Subway. Youngsters participating in the Dodgers youth baseball clinics tomorrow through Friday have been pre-selected.

Tomorrow, Dodger alumni league members Tim Leary, Matt Luke, Dennis Powell and Derrell Thomas will be on hand at Evergreen Recreation Center to conduct a clinic for more than 100 youngsters:

Tomorrow, July 23
Dodgers Dreamfield at Evergreen Recreation Center
2844 East 2nd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.                       Registration
11:05 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.                       Welcome
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.                      Youth Baseball Clinic
12:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.                      Autographs and Closing
12:45 p.m.                                           Lunch courtesy of Subway and bottled water

On Wednesday, Dodger alumni league members Al Downing, Lee Lacy, Tim Leary and Matt Luke will be on hand at Lemon Grove Recreation Center to conduct a clinic for more than 100 youngsters:

Thursday, July 24
Dodgers Dreamfield at Lemon Grove Rec Center
4959 Lemon Grove Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90029

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.                       Registration
11:05 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.                       Welcome
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.                      Youth Baseball Clinic
12:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.                      Autographs and Closing
12:45 p.m.                                           Lunch courtesy of Subway and bottled water

On Friday, Dodger alumni league members Billy Ashley, Al "The Bull" Ferrara, Kenny Landreaux and Wes Parker will be on hand at Gilbert Lindsay Recreation Center to conduct a clinic for more than 100 youngsters:

Friday, July 25
Wrigley Field/Gilbert Lindsay Recreation Center
425 E. 42nd Place
Los Angeles, CA 90011

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.                       Registration
11:05 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.                       Welcome
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.                      Youth Baseball Clinic
12:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.                      Autographs and Closing
12:45 p.m.                                           Lunch courtesy of Subway and bottled water

The Dodgers' Dreamfields program is one of the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation's signature initiatives and its goal is to provide baseball fields where youngsters can learn the game of baseball in an organized program that is administered by the City or County in a safe environment while learning the importance of playing team sports and key characteristics like sportsmanship, ethics and fair play.