The 10th Annual ALABCA First Pitch Dinner & Silent Auction, that benefits the Miracles Leagues of Alabama, featured 2018 National Baseball Hall of Famer Jack Morris. The dinner’s proceeds goes to the 13 active Miracle Leagues and 7 cities raising money to build Miracle Leagues fields throughout the state. This years dinner sold a record 28 tables (broke 23 mark set in 2018), which means more money can be given to the Miracle Leagues.
Reliving the start of his professional baseball career 42 years ago, 1976 in Montgomery. Jack Morris, center, looks back at his Montgomery Rebel team picture, as Montgomery Resident and former teammate Shelly Burnside points to the picture, while Ted Brazzell (far R), his bull pen catcher and Montgomery resident look on. Ron Jackson (far L), former Boston Red Sox and Birmingham resident enjoys the reminiscing.