Tomorrow is the first day of Dodgers Youth Baseball Camp presented by Kaiser Permanente. One hundred thirty-seven campers will attend and all proceeds will benefit the Dodgers Dream Foundation. Twenty campers from El Centro Del Pueblo, a community service agency that provides social services to the youth and families of Echo Park, Silver Lake and other central-city communities, will attend camp on scholarships provided by Kaiser Permanente.
Campers will receive instruction from Dodgers Major League staff, including coaches Dave Hansen, Rick Honeycutt, Trey Hillman, Ken Howell and Manny Mota, Dodger Strength and Conditioning Coach Brendon Huttmann, Bullpen Catchers Mike Borzello and Rob Flippo and Dodger alumni Billy Ashley, Bobby Castillo, Tommy Davis, Al Ferrara, Lee Lacy, Kenny Landreaux, Rudy Law and Todd Zeile.
Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, July 8
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Tomorrow, approximately 1:40 p.m. – Jamey Carroll speaks to campers
James Loney and Chad Billingsley are expected to speak to campers at 1:40 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday.
The second session of Dodgers Youth Baseball Camp this summer will take place the week of July 25.
Founded in 1998, the Dodgers Dream Foundation (DDF) was created to provide educational, athletic and recreational opportunities for the youth of the Greater Los Angeles community. The Foundation places special emphasis on helping traditionally under-served youth. More information can be found atwww.dodgers.com/community.