News 5 Anchor Frank Wiley will be on hand Friday evening when Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center and the Baseball Heritage Museum at Historic League Park celebrate Pleibol!, a weekend-long fundraiser for the museum.
Pleibol! opens with a VIP Reception at 6:00 p.m. followed by a dinner program at 6:30 p.m. and a tour at 8:00 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday there will be softball youth clinics and community games. Guest players scheduled to appear are former Major League Players Jim ‘Mudcat’ Grant, Joe Azcue and Vern Fuller.
Pleibol! is supported by the Cleveland Indians, City of Cleveland, Cleveland City Council, Cleveland Public Library, The Smithsonian Institution, AARP, News 5 and other local businesses.