Bobby Valentine taking local baseball teams to Japan

Stamford's Bobby Valentine is heading back to Japan later this month and he is bringing some of southwestern Connecticut's top young baseball talent with him.

Bobby Valentine is taking a group of All-Stars

Bobby Valentine is taking a group of All-Stars to Japan where he managed for seven years.

NORWALK - Stamford's Bobby Valentine is heading back to Japan later this month and he is bringing some of southwestern Connecticut's top young baseball talent with him.

Valentine met a group of 13 to 15-year-old players and their parents last night.

Valentine is taking the group of All-Stars to Japan where he managed for seven years.

He says he hopes it will be a life changing trip for the players.

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