"From a Silver Past to a Golden Future - - We Honor Excellence" . . . For Saturday May 28, our El Paso Baseball Hall of Fame continues our "Fantastic 5 Roll Call" featuring 5 Inductees at a time on our scrolling marquee: Class of 2000 Honoree Al Silva the All District player for Jefferson High School, coached winning programs at Jefferson and Bowie High School and he was the Assistant Coach for the Burges Mustangs in their 1983 trip to the Texas High School Final Four State Semi-Finals; Class of 2009 Honoree Alan Zinter the multiple All District, multiple All City and High School "Player of the Year" at Hanks High School, All American and Pac 10 Conference “Co Player of the Year” at the University of Arizona, chosen in the First Round as the 24th overall selection by the New York Mets in the 1989 Draft and he played 19 seasons of professional baseball; El Paso Baseball Hall of Fame Inaugural Class of 1988 Honoree Alberto “Beto” Mendez who started playing in 1925, he pitched for Andy Cohen and the El Paso Texans in the Mexican League, struck out Major Leaguers pitching exhibition games against the the Chicago Cubs and the New York Yankees and in 1955 he brought the Babe Ruth League to El Paso; Class of 2006 Honoree Alex Gutierrez who regularly organized and ran leagues with over 1000 players and he was known as “the soul of baseball in the Lower Valley for 57 years” and Class of 1993 Honoree Alex Villalobos Jr. the MVP High School player in California, All Star Semi-Pro player who formed and managed the Fabens Merchants to multiple championships never finishing worse than second place . . . "Thank You" for your continued support!
Thomas J. “Tommy” Carrillo
Raul Real y Vasquez
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