Feb. 14, 2000
The 2000 addition of the Arizona State baseball team will take on a team of alumni this Wednesday, February 16 at 7 p.m. at Packard Stadium.
Former ASU All-American pitcher Eddie Bane (1971-73) will have his jersey retired at a short ceremony beginning at 6:55 p.m. before the start of the game.
Honorary captains for the alumni team are as follows: from the `60s- Larry Smith ('63), `70's-Tony Komadina ('74), Don Wakamatsu ('85) and from the `90s-Jim Mancuso ('95). The alumni team coach will be Clint Myers ('73), father of current Sun Devil Casey Myers.
The alumni will take batting practice at 5:00 p.m. It is also open to the public for viewing.
Some of the former Sun Devils in attendance will be Doug Henry (1983-85), John Finn (1986-89), Ken Phelps (1975-76), Antone Williamson (1992-94), Larry Gura (1967-69), Willie Bloomquist (1997-99) as well as former head coach Bobby Winkles.