Showing posts with label Mickey Rivers. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Mickey Rivers. Show all posts

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Mickey Rivers video interview from the 2014 Harrison Apar Foundation Golf Classic

Mickey Rivers, the starting center fielder for the New York Yankees World Series championship teams in 1977 and 1978, sat down with us at the 2014 Harrison Apar Foundation Golf Classic to talk about Yankee baseball, including both captains Thurman Munson and Derek Jeter, as well as his enjoyment of being out with the people at various charity events.

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Former Yankee All-Stars come together to help 'kick' cancer

Graig Nettles (far left), Darryl Strawberry (c.) and Mickey Rivers (r.) with the volunteer staff.
New York baseball legends Dwight Gooden, Graig Nettles, Mickey Rivers, and Darryl Strawberry were all on hand this Saturday to help benefit the Jason Krause Kick Cancer Scholarship Fund at Kennelly’s Grille House in Congers, N.Y. The benefit, which is now in its third year, had a record turnout this weekend, due in part to the generosity of the aforementioned superstars.

Click here to read more about the event which helps to raise money for brain cancer research, as well as provide a scholarship annually to a Clarkstown North High School soccer player. Photos including all of the baseball greats are included.


Thursday, August 26, 2010

Former Yankees benefit the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor Foundation

Franco Harris, David Cone, Darryl Strawberry, Roy White and Mickey Rivers
Billed "The Ultimate Yankee Stadium Experience", supporters came out to the Delta 360 Club Monday evening to assist the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor Foundation. Attendees had the opportunity to mingle with Pro Football Hall of Famer Franco Harris (who is also a board member) and former Yankee greats David Cone, Mickey Rivers, Darryl Strawberry and Roy White, all while benefiting the hard work of the Sisters. Click here to see more photos from the evening's festivities and to read interviews with the players in attendance.