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Chicago White Sox debut Beyond the Diamond fundraiser with Hall of Famers

Chicago White Sox debut Beyond the Diamond fundraiser with Hall of Famers

The Chicago White Sox presented Beyond the Diamond, an inaugural season-opening celebration to benefit Chicago White Sox Charities (CWSC), on April 10.

Presented by Peoples Gas and Wintrust, the event was the first of its kind to be held in the Atrium at the United Center and attracted a sellout crowd of more than 500. The festive evening featured a sit-down dinner and a lively program that included an onstage introduction of past and present team members, a season preview presented by White Sox manager Rick Renteria, a “Family Feud”-style game among team players, and much more.

During the VIP Big League reception, guests enjoyed arcade games and rubbed shoulders with Hall...

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