Podcast (5/6) – Ryan Klesko joins Press Row before trip to Chattanooga


16-year MLB veteran Ryan Klesko joined Press Row on Friday, a day before heading to Chattanooga for the Homers for Heroes fundraising event at AT&T Field to benefit 29 year-old Bellhops employee, Nathan Sexton, who is fighting stage-4 brain cancer.

Klesko will participate in the home run derby style event on Saturday, May 6 and will sign autographs from 2-5 p.m. ET. More information is available at Homers4Heroes.com

The segment podcast is available below. You can purchase tickets for the Homers for Heroes event here. Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the door.


Ryan Klesko on Press Row

Friday, May 6

Atlanta Braves' Ryan Klesko connects for a two-run home run off Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Mark Thompson in the third inning of the Braves' 8-3 victory in Denver's Coors Field on Sunday, June 9, 1996. Klesko drove in Chipper Jones, who reached base with a double off Thompson, the losing pitcher. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)