Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew will be a featured speaker in the Schear Family Heart in Sports Community Conversation Series.
The perennial All-Star will speak at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Dayton Marriott, sharing stories about his baseball career and recent health challenges. He recently underwent heart and kidney transplants.
Tickets are $10 and are available at the door. All proceeds benefit The Heart Institute of Dayton, which sponsors the series.
Carew had a 19-year career with the Minnesota Twins (1967-78) and California Angels (1979-85). An outstanding hitter, he had 3,053 career hits, won seven American League batting titles and was an All-Star 18 times. He retired with a lifetime batting average of .328.
SCHEAR FAMILY HEART IN SPORTS
COMMUNITY CONVERSATION SERIES
Who: Rod Carew
When: 7 p.m., Nov. 7
Where: Dayton Marriott
Cost: $10, available at the door.
Contact info: 937-734-8660 and firstname.lastname@example.org
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