The NY Yankees Salute 1199SEIU Healthcare Heroes

August 2, 2020

This week, the Yankees honored six 1199ers before Friday night's game against the Boston Red Socks!

Here's the starting lineup:

Gary Hilliard at Catcher (St. John’s Episcopal Hospital)
Eric Wade at First Base (BronxCare Hospital)
Angela Sanchez at Second Base (Brookdale Medical Center)
Damaris Siri at Third Base (St. Vincent Depaul/Archcare Nursing Home)
June (Shun Hing) Lau Chan at Shortstop (Sunnyside Home Care)
Vanessa Peralta at Left Field (Brookdale Medical Center)

Our very own President George Gresham rounded out the group as the Designated Hitter!

Thank you to the Yankees for honoring our 1199 Healthcare Heroes!