Cubs Mental Skills Coordinator and former catcher John Baker is offering a personal tour of Sloan Park and four Tickets for “Youth on Course.
If you’re heading to Spring Training in 2018, here is a unique opportunity to tour the Cubs facilities at Sloan Park with former Cubs player John Baker as your personal guide, while raising money for Youth on Course, an organization that provides $5 golf to kids.
I already knew John was charitable by giving his time and energy to “John Baker Day,” a yearly event thrown with the Ivy Envy and The Son Ranto Show podcasts, and I asked John how he also became involved with Youth on Course. Here’s what he told me.
My father’s first love was baseball, and when his career ended he developed a burning passion for golf. When he showed me the work he was doing with Youth on Course in Northern California I was blown away. Helping kids that otherwise couldn’t afford an afternoon on the golf course to get outside in the fresh air and play golf for $5 is a charity that I can support.
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Source:: Bleed Cubbie Blue