Springfield – MLB Baseball scout David Scrivines will talk about his 25 years in scouting including 14 years with his current team, the Boston Red Sox. David scouted current red Sox pitcher Rich Hill. He will talk about how the team prioritizes types of players needed. David is a 1998 graduate of Springfield College.
Baseball historian Paul Hensler will present his newest book “Gathering Crowds; Catching Baseball Fever in the new era of Free Agency.”
This event will take place at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 3 in Dodge Room A+B, Campus Union Building at Springfield College, 263 Alden St. This is a new location for their meetings.
The Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) was established in Cooperstown, New York in 1971 to foster the study of baseball past and present, and to provide an outlet for educational, historical and research information about the game. Visit www.sabr.org.
The public is welcome and a donation of $5 is requested. Refreshments will be served and there will be a selection of baseball books, hats and other related items for sale.