Former Yankees “Perfect Game” Pitcher David Wells Appearing at Empire City Casino Wednesday Night, August 15

1998 ALCS MVP and World Champion to Meet and Greet Fans Beginning at 5:00 p.m.

(Yonkers, NY) — Empire City Casino, Manhattan’s closest casino and the largest entertainment destination in the northeast, continues its commitment to offer one-of-a-kind experiences to the over 8-million visitors the casino receives yearly. This summer, Empire City welcomes one of New York baseball’s most popular players, David Wells, for an exclusive meet & greet and photo session with casino-goers. Wells, a former New York Yankees starting pitcher who won the American League Championship Series MVP en route to the team’s 1998 world championship, will appear at the casino on Wednesday, August 15 beginning at 5:00 p.m. After meeting the baseball icon, visitors can dine in Dan Rooney’s Sports Pub to catch the Yankees play the division-rival Rays while the Mets take on the Orioles. Both games will be shown on the 40+ HDTVs located throughout the pub. Reservations for Dan Rooney’s can be made on OpenTable.com or by calling 914-457-2531.