R.A. Dickey offers 30 minute pitching lesson to raise money for Mets employee Shannon Forde
Baseball fans looking to learn the knuckleball will have a chance to be taught by one of the best in the business. R.A. Dickey will offer a 30 minute pitching lesson in which all proceeds will go to Shannon Forde, a long-time New York Mets employee that was diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer. The package will also include watching batting practice, and four tickets to the game.
The Mets have organized a Nov. 1 fundraiser dinner at Westmount Country Club in Woodland Park, NJ. Admission to the dinner is $100, and guests can pay an additional $250 to have the chance to meet Daniel Murphy, Darryl Strawberry, Dwight Gooden, John Franco, Bob Ojeda, Al Leiter, Edgardo Alfonzo, Ed Kranepool, Ed Charles and former New York Giants Super Bowl punter Sean Landeta. To purchase tickets to this event,