08/14/11 - 02:39pm

Michael Cuddyer Pitches In For Baseball Charity

by Pitch in for Baseball Staff

Pitch In For Baseball would like to thank Minnesota Twins All-Star, Michael Cuddyer, for his support.

As the Twins Roberto Clemente Award nominee, Cuddyer designated Pitch In For Baseball as his charity of choice for a $7,500 donation.

Michael Cuddyer, the Twins candidate for the Roberto Clemente Award, has picked Pitch In for Baseball as his charity (Getty Images).

The funds will be used to help underserved children in Hennepin County, and throughout Twins country, gain access to the games of baseball and softball.

Congratulations, Michael, on your nomination, and a very big THANK YOU!!

The Roberto Clemente Award recognizes individuals who truly understand the value of helping others and is presented to the player who best exemplifies the game of baseball, sportsmanship, community involvement and the individual's contribution to his team.