Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Major League Baseball helps thousands in Compton enjoy Thanksgiving

Kudos to MLB!

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!! Among the things we are thankful for is you! Thanks for spending some of your valuable time on the site. You make this place special.

Major League Baseball (MLB) will help provide Thanksgiving Dinner for thousands in Compton. MLB is donating $10,000 to the Mozel Sanders Foundation and in collaboration with the City of Compton, Compton Community College, business and community leaders will serve dinner to an expected 5,000 homeless people and families in and around the Compton area. Many of the young baseball players who utilize the field at the MLB Urban Youth Academy located on the college campus will be the meal servers for the day.

Jim Furtado Posted: November 22, 2012 at 07:55 AM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: mlb

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. You're a clown, RMc! I'm tired of it! Posted: November 22, 2012 at 05:55 PM (#4308158)
In Compton, the turkeys carve you!

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Brian
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

Newsblog25 Best Baseball Nicknames in History | MLB.com
(64 - 3:34pm, Aug 23)
Last: Don August(us) Cesar Geronimo Berroa

NewsblogOTP 22 August 2017: The myth of baseball’s depoliticalization
(537 - 3:33pm, Aug 23)
Last: Mellow Mouse, Benevolent Space Tyrant

NewsblogOT-NBA off season thread
(1902 - 3:20pm, Aug 23)
Last: smileyy

Sox TherapyJust Keep Going
(10 - 3:19pm, Aug 23)
Last: villageidiom

NewsblogOT: New Season August 2017 Soccer Thread
(171 - 3:18pm, Aug 23)
Last: The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott)

NewsblogJust a good ol' OMNICHATTER, never meanin' no harm, for August 23, 2017
(3 - 3:17pm, Aug 23)
Last: Mans Best Friend

NewsblogMike Trout isn’t the fastest to 1,000 hits, but it’s still a historic feat
(70 - 3:04pm, Aug 23)
Last: kthejoker

NewsblogTaking Back the Ballparks - San Diego Padres
(77 - 3:00pm, Aug 23)
Last: LA Podcasting Hombre of Anaheim

NewsblogJustin Verlander's domination of Dodgers looked like an Astros audition | ESPN
(60 - 2:59pm, Aug 23)
Last: cmd600

Gonfalon CubsThat counted as Now
(36 - 2:54pm, Aug 23)
Last: Covfefe

NewsblogThat time Tommy Lasorda got the Expos mascot tossed out of a 22-inning, 1-0 game - CBSSports.com
(2 - 2:46pm, Aug 23)
Last: Gonfalon Bubble

NewsblogMLB to implement code of conduct for fans at ballparks in 2018
(4 - 1:52pm, Aug 23)
Last: RJ in TO

NewsblogNever get involved in a land war in OMNICHATTER!, for August 22, 2017
(139 - 12:15pm, Aug 23)
Last: Spahn Insane, stimulus-funded BurlyMan™

NewsblogThe Worst Pro Baseball Team of 2017 Doesn't Want Your Pity
(6 - 12:15pm, Aug 23)
Last: Mirabelli Dictu (Chris McClinch)

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 8-23-2017
(7 - 11:58am, Aug 23)
Last: Rennie's Tenet

Page rendered in 0.1805 seconds
47 querie(s) executed