Y'alls sign hometown kid for playoff push
August 31, 2021
Y'alls sign hometown kid for playoff pushAugust 31, 2021
FLORENCE, Ky. – The Florence Y’alls signed Hamilton, Ohio catcher and former Ohio Player of the Year Ronnie Allen Jr. to the 24-man roster with 13 games left in the 2021 Frontier League season.
The Cincinnati Country Day graduate played collegiately at Wabash Valley College, Ohio State and New Mexico State. Allen Jr. will be in the starting lineup on Tuesday and will be catching and batting eighth for the second place Y’alls.
Florence is currently 1.5 games behind the Evansville Otters for first place in the West Division and the division’s only playoff spot.
The Y’alls travel to Crestwood, Illinois to begin a 10-game road trip at the Windy City ThunderBolts on Tuesday night. You can watch Allen Jr. make his Florence debut on the Florence Y’alls Broadcasting Network and Frontier League TV.
The Florence Y’alls are Northern Kentucky’s professional baseball team, and are proud members of the independent Frontier League, an MLB Partner League. With a purposeful focus on entertaining our fans, the Y’alls provide affordable, family-friendly entertainment. Y’alls home games are played at Y’alls Ballpark, located at 7950 Freedom Way in Florence, Kentucky. The Y’alls return home on September 10 for their final homestand of the 2021 regular season against the Schaumburg Boomers. Tickets are on sale now for the series and the rest of the 2021 season. More details can be found online at florenceyalls.com (https://florenceyalls.com/) or by phone at (859) 594-4487.
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