Friday night, July 17th, is “Red Shirt Friday” for the Cape Cod Baseball League (CCBL). Each CCBL home team will wear red shirts in support of our troops. Now in its sixth year of Red Shirt Fridays, the CCBL is partnering with the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program for a second season. Members of the Home Base team will be attending several Friday games throughout the season and acting as a resource for veterans and their families.
At our home game on Friday, the first pitch will be thrown out by Angela Cincis, First Lieutenant, Military Police with the Massachusetts Army National Guard and Veteran Outreach Coordinator for the Home Base Program.
Date: Friday, July 17, 2015
NOTE: First pitch will take place at 6:50pm
Location: Spillane Field, 54 Marion Road, Wareham, MA 02571
The Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program is dedicated to healing the Invisible Wounds of War for Service Members, Post-9/11 Veterans and their Families through clinical care, wellness-based programs, community outreach, education and research. Home Base operates the largest private-sector program in the nation devoted to healing Invisible Wounds such as post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, anxiety, depression, military sexual trauma and family relationship challenges. Since its inception, Home Base has served more than 7,500 Veterans and Family Members with care and support, trained more than 10,000 clinicians nationally, and remains at the forefront of discovering new treatments– ensuring a brighter future for the 21st century Warrior and Military Family. For more information please visit www.homebaseprogram.org.