On Monday August 17th, Pitch Talks is coming to Oakville to bring real baseball stories to real baseball fans. Brendan Kennedy of the Toronto Star will moderate and be joined by Rich Griffin (Toronto Star), Shi Davidi (Sportsnet), Alexis Brudnicki (Canadian Baseball Network), and Ashley Stephenson (Team Canada Baseball).
More on the event:
Pitch Talks is a speaker series. Think TED Talks with grass stains.
Previous PITCH speakers include: Buster Olney (ESPN), Ken Rosenthal (Fox Sports), Dan Shulman (ESPN), and Jonah Keri (Grantland).
Our mission is to connect with the growing crowd of sophisticated baseball enthusiasts by facilitating informed and entertaining discussions on the game we love. The format is broad and flexible and can include storytelling, presentations, debate, panels and lectures and is at the discretion of the guest speaker.
Every PITCH includes interactive open question period with the speaker.
Program – All panels moderated by Brendan Kennedy
Part 1: Alexis Brudnicki & Ashley Stephenson
Part 2: Rich Griffin & Shi Davidi
Date: Monday August 17th, Doors at 6:00pm, Show at 7:00pm
Venue: Drafted Sports Bar & Grill – 379 Speers Rd, Oakville, ON
VIDEO: Pitch Talks review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w1QI7OmfRI8
VIDEO: What is Pitch Talks? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCUW7Xe_Qog
What’s Pitch Talks?
Pitch Talks was founded by Kevin Kennedy in 2014 with the purpose of upending the sports talk status quo. Kennedy wanted to create an event that brought together baseball voices from all walks of life for a casual evening of debate, conversation and entertainment.
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