The 15th annual Perfect Game All-American Classic (PGAAC) was played Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 at Petco Park in downtown San Diego, televised live on the MLB Network and broadcast live on MLB Network Radio. The game showcased many of the top prospects in the national high school graduating class of 2018.
Since its inception in 2003, the PGAAC and has hosted the likes of Buster Posey, Andrew McCutchen, Bryce Harper, Kris Bryant, Madison Bumgarner, Francisco Lindor and countless others in years past. It has also hosted special guest speakers, including Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. and future Hall of Famer (and 2017 PGAAC Honorary Chairman) Trevor Hoffman.
The players enjoyed several different activities leading up to the 2017 Classic, including a Welcome Dinner, an Awards Banquet, a Home Run Challenge, and a scrimmage. Participants were also presented with an impressive collection of gear for the event and with their very own Leaf baseball cards.
For more info on the PGAAC or to stream the game replay, visit http://www.perfectgame.org/allamerican/