Former major league pitcher Jim Abbott has long captivated audiences with his inspiring story. Most recently, he served as the kick-off keynote speaker for the Irrigation Show in Las Vegas. Abbott spoke to a packed room of hundreds of attendees at the Las Vegas Convention Center about overcoming the... Read More

While Jim Abbott has not stepped on a major league mound in nearly 20 years, his story remains as impactful as ever. He will motivate attendees as the guest speaker at the Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference.  The event takes place June 3-6 at the Williamsburg Lodge and Convention Cen... Read More

Former major league pitcher Jim Abbott has an inspiring story to tell. He will be able to share lessons from his remarkable athletic career as the keynote speaker at the annual PACnet community conference.  The conference will take place February 11-14 at the Newport Beach Marriott Resort &a... Read More

The state of Michigan created the Hidden Talents Initiative to strengthen their workforce and encourage those with disabilities. On Monday, they hosted an event for the program with Michigan sports hero Jim Abbott.  Abbott joined Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley and Michigan Supreme Court Ju... Read More

A former Michigan student-athlete is tasked with inspiring a new generation of Wolverines this Friday.  Retired major league pitcher Jim Abbott is the keynote speaker at Michigan's Student-Athlete Graduation Celebration. The event begins at 8 p.m. at the Crisler Center.  It is close... Read More