FWISD NAMES BASEBALL COMPLEX AFTER FORMER FORT WORTH CATS' PLAYER!!
Fort Worth, Texas - The Fort Worth ISD Board of Education has named the baseball complex and field at Trimble Tech High School the Yovani Gallardo Baseball Field.
Yovani Gallardo played baseball at Trimble Tech High School and graduated in 2004. He was selected as a second round draft pick and currently is a starting pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers. In addition to being selected to his first All Star appearance during the 2010 season, he concluded a multi-million dollar contract that will keep him with the Brewers through the 2014 season.
Gallardo and his wife Patricia, also a Trimble Tech grad, live in Fort Worth with their son Yovani, Jr., who is in kindergarten.