GREENSBORO, NC – The Iron Man, baseball legend Cal Ripken Jr., made a stop in the Triad Wednesday. Ripken Jr., along with NASCAR champion Kevin Harvick, were at the future site of the Salvation Army’s Boys & Girls Club in Greensboro dedicating a new, multi-purpose turf field.
Cal Ripken JR. In GSO
The Kevin Harvick Foundation partnered with the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation to build this so-called “Field of Dreams.”
After a ribbon cutting ceremony, Ripken Jr. and Harvick had some fun and played Quickball with some of the kids.
This park marks the 51st youth development park completed by the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation. Those parks are in 16 states across the country.