Capital Region Baseball Heritage NightRon Guidry Bobblehead Giveaway
Our second bobblehead will recognize Ron Guidry and his famous rehab start for the Albany-Colonie Yankees on July 23, 1986. Also known as 'Louisiana Lightning,' Guidry played his entire 14-year career with the New York Yankees, was a four-time All-Star ('78 - '79, '82 - '83), two-time World Series champion ('77 - '78), AL Cy Young Award winner ('78), and five-time Gold Glove Award winner ('82 - '86). On July 23, 1986, Ron Guidry made a rehab start at Heritage Park in Colonie, where over 14,000 spectators came to witness. With a stadium capacity of 8,000, fans stood wherever they could, even being allowed to stand on the warning track of the field itself.