Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Sports

Braves great Dale Murphy coming to Manchester in February for fundraiser

Dale Murphy

Dale Murphy, an Atlanta Braves legend and member of the Braves Hall of Fame, will be in Manchester for a fundraiser event on Saturday, February 25th.

The fundraiser – “Dinner with Dale” – is for the Coffee County Central Red Raider baseball team and is being presented by FirstBank and Jeff Lowe.

Tickets are $50 and include dinner, a meet & greet with Murphy and a photo op. Autograph opportunities will be available for an additional charge. The “Dinner with Dale will be from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Coffee County Fairgrounds.

Anyone interested in tickets should contact Victoria or Michelle at FirstBank Manchester – 1500 Hillsboro Blvd.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

About Dale Murphy

Murphy spent the majority of his 18-year career with the Braves. He won back-to-back National League MVP Awards in 1982 and 1983, five straight gold gloves and four straight silver slugger awards. He retired with 398 career home runs and while he is a member of the Atlanta Braves Hall of Fame, he has been controversially left out of the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. He was active from 1976-1993.

This story has been updated to reflect a venue change and a change in ticket pickup location.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

You May Also Like

News

The 2023 Old Farmer’s Almanac is telling “A Tale of Two Winters.” On sale everywhere August 30, the newest edition of North America’s most trusted...

News

Manchester Police are asking for the public’s help to locate a Manchester man who has been reported missing by his family. According to MPD,...

News

 Dot Foods, Inc., North America’s largest food industry redistributor broke ground Thursday (Aug. 25, 2022) on the company’s 13th U.S. distribution center, which will be located...

News

UPDATE: 10:05pm — Coffee County Sheriff’s Department authorities have identified the suspect in this case as a 16-year old from Franklin County and state...