August 14, 2007 - LOVES PARK, Ill. – Former Chicago Cub Milt Pappas will appear at Road Ranger Stadium as barristers and medics face off at 5 p.m. Saturday in the annual Doctors-Lawyers Game, sponsored by Tuite & Assoc.
The annual event began in 1887 and took a break of more than 11 decades. The winning team donates proceeds to the charity of its choice.
Pappas is the last Cub to throw a no-hitter. He had a 209-164 record in 17 seasons in the majors. Pappas will manage the Doctors.
The RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, a 12-team independent professional baseball league in its 15th season. Advertising and ticket information is available by calling the box office at (815) 885-2255. Most games are broadcast live on WNTA (1330 AM) and the internet. Fans can also visit the RiverHawks online at www.rockfordriverhawks.com.