Just a kid from East Los Angeles that reached his dream of playing in the big leagues.
From Salazar Park to Cal State Fullerton to the Toronto Blue Jays. Dreams do come true!
Former major league pitcher Ricky Romero, who recently held his second annual baseball camp in East Los Angeles. The camp, which brings together former and current major league players, provides young ballplayers with on the field instruction, college prep information and training techniques all free of charge.
The camp was held November 28th, at East Los Angeles Community College.
50 L.A. Unified School District high school players were selected for a FREE fundamentals camp with instruction from current and former professional athletes.
There was also information on colleges, financial education.
The 2nd Annual Ricky Romero Baseball Camp is in the books! We don’t even know where to begin… we are so happy with everything and everyone involved in making today possible! From the student athletes to the guest speakers.. the staff… the volunteers.. our host.. everyone together made today a great day for the community! Congratulations to the second class of The Ricky Romero Baseball Camp, you are now alumni forever! Thank you! #RickyRomeroBaseballCamp
2nd Annual @Ricky_Ro24 Baseball Camp in East LA was a huge success!
50 high school kids received FREE instruction from current & former pros including @jp_crawford @AlanTre13 @ruben_cardenas5, @NOERAMIREZ24 & World Series Champ Jesse Chávez. pic.twitter.com/W2Gnjgff8P
— Beto Durán (@DuranSports) November 29, 2021