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Nicely all right Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels usually makes headlines for his work on a baseball now now Hamels and several of his teammates are making some news off the field.
Getting back to the community in which they play.
Earlier this morning I had a chance to speak with animals at the NASDAQ about how the first day you'll Philly financial day came together.
Every time we'd really be something.
You know outside the baseball world caused him to really do things together.
And -- it is -- we just have a really good bonds between and it really good understanding of and we want I go out and be good for our community and what better way to do it is just do it together you know because I think when when you include everybody.
It kinda gets everybody more excited and so.
You know with having Jimmy and Shane in chase.
And that class.
On Gil on board -- able to really get a lot more people just kind of more excited about the the situation and and really to look forward to this -- -- Believe -- is going to benefit your foundations and also the Children's Hospital Philadelphia if you working with the financial community there in Philadelphia how does that.
-- -- If it's going to be great yeah we've.
I dedicated one day you know towards financial lot industry which trades and you know off in that sort of day everybody becoming involved -- -- not like a day where you have to write big checks out.
It's you can trade -- stock and you know we're just getting percentages spinning it's.
And then we're able to kind of but take -- -- not you'll get to the local community and Philadelphia so I think it just involves a lot more.
People because we didn't press release you're talking about the synergies.
Between the baseball players in the financial community there in Philadelphia what have the synergies and it's not -- You know we just we we like to include everybody just because it is philly's been great financial market -- -- -- got a great team going -- so.
You know -- we really think that you guys are really coming together and hands you know we want to involve everybody and just you know when that that when that -- happens.
You know we're we're able to read you a lot better in the community and and it just gets people.
You know -- you you know obviously you -- in the baseball -- -- -- really excited and you don't need the economies -- coming back so it's just kind of something that's going to be very.
You know the financial industry investment banking industry.
Boy they've taken a lot of heat the last couple years so you also talk about.
The positives of that industry and sort of are you using this charity event highlights the positive things going on the financial and.
Now -- and I think you have to think it's you know it's fun it's camera guys are you know people are getting more excited to kind of go out and -- and obviously.
You know things are looking -- more positive this summer you know and everybody kind of needs that hands you know way if we're able to.
He also benefit from you know that that did that causes and charities that that we believe in alongside of that -- -- kind of gets people work.
You know they really feel like they're participating in -- that you know.
People like to participate and you know we're we're doing very well yes I think -- everybody's kind of keeping everybody get tight.
Have you thought about being on the trading floor because we have Eric -- Eric Bolling who works lawyers is professional baseball player -- -- you -- -- -- not gonna say how many millions -- up very successful trading commodities.
-- thought about doing -- I I don't think I have I think gets that is an animal on its own.
The it's it's fun -- -- of see I can only follow you know what's -- -- time not.
You know that TV so much with the -- -- like I -- you know what I'm gonna stick the visual sense this is a Texas this.
They depended on UNJ were counseling as we are -- give up baseball he'll suck ratings for a living so -- just think Casey went trying to justify what you -- off to a great start to mean out of Philadelphia Phillies.
Our first place you and I were talking before him about the fact that you guys got to take the wind and everybody -- -- sales and so what's once and you're sort of -- that.
Yeah and I think -- on the base or that's kind of what it shows -- we get off to a hot start maintain that through the summer than it makes you know kind of that.
August September a little bit easier but.
You can't be you know based on September I think that's kind of where the energy when it comes to -- make that final push.
You know we do we have.
A tough tough division lead if we're able to kind of pick up those winds early on.
It's gonna make him a little bit harder and they're gonna kind of -- and strain after this summer while we can cannot just play -- game.
Michael thanks for your time best luck with the season does look of this event in July as well thank you very much for having me.
-- the -- financial day we'll take place on July -- it's benefiting various charities including the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
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