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The Latino Baseball Hall of Fame (Salon de la Fama del Beisbol Latino – SFBL) recently announced the activities included in the Fifth Week of Exaltation, corresponding to Class of 2014, which will be taking place from February the 6th to 8th, in Casa de Campo and La Romana.
The announcement was made public through a press conference held on the fourth level of Agora Mall, in Santo Domingo.
The celebrations will begin with a private cocktail reception on Thursday the 6th of February, at the headquarters of Latino Baseball Hall of Fame (Salon de la Fama del Beisbol Latino – SFBL) in the Marina of Casa de Campo. This will be followed by a welcome dinner at La Casita restaurant, also in the Marina Casa de Campo. Both of these activities are private and are not open to the public.
On Friday February 7th, activities will continue with the realization of a baseball debate in the Cacique Conference Center, in Casa de Campo, with the assistance of sportswriters, the Latino Baseball Hall of Fame Luminaries, and members of the executive committee of the SFBL. This event is also by invitation only.
On the afternoon of the same day, the INMORTALES Golf Tournament, sponsored by Casa de Campo will be played on the Teeth of the Dog golf course. Members of the public are cordially invited to take part – please click here for details.
On the morning of Saturday the 8th of February, the “parade of immortals”, will take place in La Romana, starting from Padre Abreu Avenue to the central park of La Romana, where the statues of luminaries of the Class of 2013 will be revealed. Interested members of the public are welcome to come and watch the ceremony.
The commemorative activities will then close on Saturday February the 8th with the Grand Exaltacion Ceremony, which will see 14 former Latin American players inducted into the Latino Baseball Hall of Fame in the amphitheater at Altos de Chavon.
INMORTALES Golf Tournament
When: Friday February 7th, 2014
Tee Off: Shotgun 1:00 pm
Where: Teeth of the Dog golf course
Format: Team best ball net
- US$150 individual
- US$400 for team of 3
Latino Baseball Hall of Fame “Grand Induction Ceremony”
When: Saturday February 8th, 8pm
Where: Altos de Chavón Amphitheater, Casa de Campo
Collect your complimentary tickets from:
• The Casa de Campo Villa Owners Club in the main Casa de Campo Hotel area
• The Salon de la Fama in the Marina Casa de Campo
- Bert Campaneris
- Silvio Garcia
- Vinny Castilla
- Aurelio Lopez
- Mel Almada
- Omar Moreno
- Gil Garrido
- Juan Pizarro
- Luis Rodríguez Olmo
- Moisés Alou
- Ozzie Virgil
- Luis Salazar
- Cesar Tovar
- Luis García
During the ceremony, and as every year, special awards are given to players and Executives for their careers and contributions to the latino baseball. This year the Latin Gold Award is for David Ortiz. The Latin Excellence Awards to Robinson Cano for his Most Valuable Player Award in the 2013 World Baseball Classic and Miguel Cabrera, the American League MVP in 2013, as well as Tom Lasorda Award, which is on the Commissioner of Major League Baseball.
We look forward to see you there!