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Montreal's NDG Is Hosting A "Montreal Expos" Day Event At The End Of September

The love this city has for 'Nos Amours' is still on strong.
Montreal's NDG Is Hosting A "Montreal Expos" Day Event At The End Of September

Photo cred - Nathalie St-Pierre

The Expos have been gone for a good long while, but their spirit and memory are still very much a live in Montreal. While an Expos game isn't in the foreseeable future, Montrealers will still get a taste of Expos magic during the 2nd Annual Pitch and Catch Rally aka "Expos Day" in NDG.

Put on by ExposNation, a group devoted to keeping the MLB spirit of the Expos alive, Expos Day/Pitch and Catch Rally will bring together baseball fans young and old, all donned in Expos apparel, of course, to play some good ol' fashion baseball and meet an ex-Expo player.

To be held at Loyola Park on September 28th (almost exactly a decade since the last Expos home game), NDG's Expo Day will also give fans a chance to meet former Expos pitcher Derek Aucoin. The first 100 young fans who show up will have the chance to hit off of the one-time Expos pitcher.

Everyone is also welcome to practice their batting skills, with everything provided by Easton's 2015 new line of baseball equipment.

Expos fans, unite at Loyola Park from 12pm to 2pm on Sunday, September 28th, and show your support in bringing back baseball to Montreal.

For more on all things Montreal, follow Michael on Twitter @MDAlimonte

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