The Pittsfield Suns Present: An Evening with Brian Cashman
PITTSFIELD SUNS PRESENT “AN EVENING WITH BRIAN CASHMAN”
YANKEES GM SPEARHEADS HOT STOVE FESTIVITIES
PITTSFIELD, MA (January 9, 2014) - On Thursday, January 30, the Pittsfield Suns will hold their first “Hot Stove Banquet” with New York Yankees Senior Vice President and General Manager Brian Cashman. This special event will take place at the historic Colonial Theater in downtown Pittsfield. An exclusive VIP cocktail hour begin at 6:00 p.m., with the main event scheduled in the auditorium at 7:15 p.m.. Tickets are $35 in advance for general admission, $40 on the day of the event. VIP tickets are $70 in advance, $75 on the day of event (until sold out).
The VIP package will include a floor level ticket to the event, photo opportunity with Cashman that includes a printed photograph available for pickup later in the evening, a one hour cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres provided by Mazzeo’s Ristorante and a $20 ticket voucher good towards the Pittsfield Suns 2014 season. The general admission ticket will include a “best available” ticket to the event and a $5 Pittsfield Suns ticket voucher.
Cashman has served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Yankees since 1998 and has been a member of the Yankees organization since 1986. During his tenure as an executive with the Yankees, Cashman has been part of five World Series championships and seven American League pennants. In 2009, Cashman was selected as the MLB Executive of the Year. This will be Cashman’s first visit to Pittsfield.
Suns General Manager Kevin McGuire is ecstatic that the Suns were able to secure such a marquee guest for their inaugural event. “We’ve been working on putting together a memorable hot stove event for well over a year, and were waiting for a marquee name in baseball to become available. Brian Cashman is synonymous with success in this industry, and we’re excited that the rabid baseball fans in the Berkshires will be able to enjoy an evening talking baseball with such an accomplished executive. Whichever side of the Yankees/ Red Sox rivalry you sit on, this is a rare opportunity to be able to see and listen to one of the best in the business.” The format for the event will be similar to the YES Networks CenterStage. Fans will have an opportunity to submit questions for Cashman prior to the event through www.pittsfieldsuns.com, or through twitter @pittsfieldsuns.
Tickets to this one night special event can be purchased through the Suns website, www.pittsfieldsuns.com, by calling the Suns at (413) 445-SUNS, or in person at the Suns offices located at 100 North Street Suite 224. Tickets will also be available at the Colonial Theater the day of the event.
For more information, please contact the Suns at (413) 445-SUNS.