The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, Triple-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, will host their annual "Meet the RailRiders" event on Tuesday, April 2, at the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center and tickets are on sale now.
"Meet the RailRiders" will begin at 5 P.M. with an autograph session in the Electric City Ballroom. At approximately 6:30, dinner and the program will begin with a welcome from Josh Olerud, the RailRiders Team President and General Manager, and Jay Bell, the new Scranton/Wilkes-Barre manager for the 2019 season. After the initial 2019 roster is introduced, dinner will be served in the Hilton's Casey Grand Ballroom.
Following dinner, a question and answer session with Bell and several players will take place in the ballroom as well as the presentation on the 2019 SWB Honors Award. 2019 marks the anniversary season for the franchise, which moved from Maine for the 1989 season.
Each ticket includes a full dinner and select beverages. Autographs will be limited to a one-item-per-person basis and there will also be a cash bar.