PRESS RELEASE FROM THE CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS
Former Negro League Players on Hand Tonight to Meet Fans, All Knights & Bulls to Wear #42
WHO: The Charlotte Knights Baseball Club.
WHAT: The Charlotte Knights will celebrate the legacy of Jackie Robinson at BB&T Ballpark tonight on what is "Jackie Robinson Day" around America's Favorite Pastime. Tonight's game will feature five former Negro League players on-hand to meet and greet fans and sign autographs. The five former players who will take part in tonight's Jackie Robinson Day event are Eddie "G.G." Burton, James "B.D." Bland, Bill Cathcart, Luther "Luke" Atkinson, and Carl "Satch" Forney.