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Union County hot stove dinner is Feb. 10

baseballsUnion County’s 77th Annual Hot Stove League Baseball Dinner will be held on Sunday, February 10th, beginning at 1:00 p.m. at the L’Affaire Banquet Center, 1099 Route 22 East, in Mountainside.

Marty Appel, author of Munson: The Life and Death of a Yankee Captain, Pinstripe Empire: The New York Yankees from Before the Babe to After the Boss, and others, will be the guest speaker.

Longtime Rahway High School baseball coach Bill DolanJim Riccitelli, the first Kean University player to sign a professional baseball contract; and George Virgilio, the 4th round selection of the Atlanta Braves in the 1989 amateur draft who spent six seasons in minor league baseball, will be inducted into the Union County Baseball Hall of Fame during the award ceremonies.

Several local student athletes will also be honored.

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