LES SPORTS Jr. RBI Officially Launches in Lower East Side Communities with Annual Pitch Hit & Run Competition

Lower East Sides Sports Academy marked May 18th as the birth of MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL’s Jr Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) Program in Manhattan’s Lower East Side Neighborhoods. Tom Brasuell, MLB’s Vice President of Community Affairs and Johnny Marines, Music Manager for Romeo Santos & La Aventura, were on hand to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Also in attendance were John D Mateo from Manhattan Academy of Technology (PS 126) and Representatives from New York City Housing Authority. TO VIEW PHOTOS OF THIS EVENT, CLICK HERE OR THE PHOTO BELOW.PHR-slide