Lifelong baseball aficionados, Pat and Lindy Salvi joined the world of minor league baseball ownership in 2008 by founding SouthShore Baseball, LLC and purchasing the Gary SouthShore RailCats. After finding much success with the RailCats, including reaching the playoffs in each of their first three seasons, Salvi Sports Enterprises was founded in 2011 to hold a 100% interest in the Schaumburg Boomers. In 2012, Salvi Sports New England was founded and acquired ownership of the North Shore Navigators, a team based in located in suburban Boston and playing in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League.
The mission of the Salvi Sports organizations is to provide exceptional levels of fun, affordable family entertainment in safe, nostalgic yet modern environments—hometown baseball games. The 2019 season will be the Boomers’ 8th season in the Frontier League, a 10-team independent baseball association.
Pat Salvi is the managing equity partner of the prominent Chicago personal injury law firm, Salvi Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. He attended Saint Mary’s University in Winona, Minnesota where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree, going on to earn his Juris Doctorate from the University of Notre Dame. He has published numerous articles in law journals, lectured at legal seminars, taught classes at universities such as Northwestern, Harvard and Notre Dame. He currently teaches as an adjunct professor at Notre Dame Law School.
Mr. Salvi is one of the most prominent attorneys in the country, consistently recognized with “Best Lawyers in America”, “Illinois Super Lawyer”, and “The Leading American Attorneys of Illinois” accolades. In 2017 and 2018, Mr. Salvi was selected for The Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America, an elite guide in the legal profession.
Salvi currently serves on the Board of Trustees at Saint Mary’s University and is the Law School Advisory Council Chairman at the University of Notre Dame. Mr. Salvi also serves as the Director of the RailCats as its representative with the American Association of Independent Baseball.
Salvi Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. represents victims in personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases.
Lindy Salvi graduated from Saint Mary’s College in South Bend, Indiana with a nursing degree, meeting Pat while at school. While with raising their five sons, Lindy became an active community volunteer. She has been involved as a member, committee chairperson, board member and chairperson with:
Salvi is also an instructor of AntiGravity Fitness, a practice that combines conventional yoga, pilates, and barre exercise programs with aerial/suspension techniques.
The Salvi family is excited and thrilled to be part of the Schaumburg community and to lead the Boomers to yet another championship season. Go Boomers!