Congressional Baseball Game Democratic Roster
By Roll Call Staff
June 11, 2013, 7:31 p.m.
Outfield Elected 2012 Home: El Paso, Texas Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
O’Rourke will be wearing an El Paso High School jersey. His office held a contest on its Facebook page asking people to vote for the high-school jersey the congressman should wear to the game, and the winning school was El Paso High.
Coach/DH Elected 1996 Home: Paterson, N.J. Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Pascrell will be wearing a Fordham University jersey, No. 1. It’s the jersey he wore as a college baseball player.
Outfield Elected 2006 Home: Golden, Colo. Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Perlmutter will don a Westminster High School jersey, No. 11. The high school is a new addition to his district, recently acquired as a result of redistricting.
DH/Outfield Elected 2008 Home: Boulder, Colo. Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Polis will wear a Colorado Rockies jersey; that’s his home team.
Pitcher/Catcher Elected 2010 Home: New Orleans, La. Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Richmond will be wearing a jersey bearing No. 42 in tribute to Jackie Robinson and his accomplishments in Major League Baseball.
Infield Elected 2012 Home: Palm Desert, Calif Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Ruiz will be wearing a jersey from Coachella Valley High School, where he played high-school baseball. He said he is proud to represent his hometown in the game and that the jersey is his lucky charm.
Infield Elected 2002 Home: Niles, Ohio Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Ryan will be sporting a No. 12 jersey of Youngstown State University jersey, which is located in his eastern Ohio district.
Rep. Linda T. Sánchez
Infield Elected 2002 Home: Whittier, Calif. Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Sánchez plans to wear an El Rancho High School Dons jersey. The number she will be wearing is her signature IX, her yearly tribute to Title IX.
Outfield Elected 2008 Home: Canby, Ore. Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Schrader will wear a Salem-Keizer Volcanoes uniform, a minor-league baseball team and San Francisco Giants affiliate located in the heart of his district in Keizer, Ore.
Outfield Elected 1996 Home: Bellevue, Wash. Hits L | Throws R | Votes L
Smith will wear a University of Washington Huskies jersey. He went there for law school and is a big Huskies fan.
Outfield Elected 2012 Home: Dublin, Calif. Hits R | Throws R | Votes L
Swalwell will be wearing a jersey of Hayward High School, located in the western part of his district. He’ll be wearing No. 15 in honor of the 15th District. Hayward High’s mascot is the Farmers, reflecting the city’s agricultural history.
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