By: Ko Lin, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
Former Major League Baseball (MLB) superstars Jason Giambi and Ivan Rodriguez will hold
an event at the Leofoo Village Theme Park in Hsinchu to meet little baseball fans before heading to the Taichung Intercontinental Baseball stadium later in the day, reports said Thursday.
The former professionals landed in Taiwan late night Wednesday from Los Angeles in preparation for Taiwan’s All-Star Weekend, where both have been invited to take part in Sunday’s Home Run Derby.
According to the Leofoo park staff, the two stars will arrive at around 2 p.m. to meet baseball players from the Dongshan Elementary School in Chunghwa and Hsinchu’s Guangxi little leaguers.
The event will include autograph signing and photo taking with the superstars, whom will also give out free baseballs to their little fans. [FULL STORY]