MLB scout Josh Rotman to speak at Temple Beth David of the South Shore
Temple Beth David of the South Shore to welcome MLB scout Josh Rotman
Josh Rotman, a long-time Major League Baseball scout, will speak at Temple Beth David of the South Shore on Sunday, May 19, 2019 beginning at 11:00 a.m. This is a perfect event for a springtime morning as the baseball season gets into full swing. He will talk about many aspects of being a professional in the national pastime, including Jews in baseball, the baseball scouting perspective, how to appreciate the game of baseball at the park and on TV as well as changes in the game of baseball in the recent past.
Josh Rotman has had a long and fascinating career, having been a college professor and a social studies teacher for 20 years, and a professional baseball scout for 16 years, with the Kansas City Royals, Baltimore Orioles, and St Louis Cardinals.
In addition, Josh was also a referee and official for 50 years in baseball, softball, and basketball. Josh was the 1984 recipient of the Budweiser Sports Hall of Fame.
This event is free and open to the public. No RSVP is required. For more information on this or any Temple Beth David programs, please email [email protected] or call the Temple office at 781-828-2275.
About Temple Beth David of the South Shore
Temple Beth David is proud to be a participatory Reform Jewish community. We welcome and include those of different backgrounds and viewpoints. Vibrancy and innovation are important to our practice of Judaism. Through lifelong learning, we wrestle with the teachings of Torah. Through engagement in our community, we search for meaning, comfort, support, and celebration in our lives. Temple Beth David reaches out to the wider community through embracing social justice. We inspire and challenge everyone in our community to forge strong connections to their Jewish heritage, God, Israel, and the Jewish community.