Phils' assistant GM coming to York


Zion Lutheran Church will hold its sixth annual Hot Stove baseball talk at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, in the church’s sanctuary, 2215 Brandywine Lane, York.

This year’s special guest is Philadelphia Phillies assistant general manager Scott Proefrock, who has been with the organization since 2008 and served as the Phillies’ interim GM during part of the 2015 season. Before joining the Phillies, Proefrock spent three years as director of baseball administration/assistant GM for the Baltimore Orioles. He’s also worked for the Tampa Bay Rays, Atlanta Braves and Pittsburgh Pirates.

Other speakers include Mel Antonen, baseball writer for, panelist for MASN Sports and a Sirius/XM talk show host, and Dan Connolly, longtime baseball writer and author of “100 Things Orioles Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die.”

The panelists will present their thoughts on the upcoming season and will answer questions from the audience. There is no admission fee, but a freewill offering will be taken to benefit the church’s youth ministry program. Inscribed copies of Connolly’s book will be available for sale after the event.

For information, contact the church at (717) 767-4673.