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Step Up to the Plate for Sandlot Nation

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Mountain West Baseball Academy

389 W. 10000 S.

South Jordan, UT 84070

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Current Arizona Diamondbacks infielder, Adam Rosales, will be hosting this family friendly event on Saturday, December 16th at Mountain West Baseball Academy in South Jordan, Utah. Join Adam and former MLB All-Star, John Buck to for a memorable evening of baseball fun to benefit two heartfelt causes. All proceeds from the evening will support Adam's non-profit charity, Sandlot Nation. We aim to provide baseball/softball equipment and resources to youth players across the country including the Salt Lake City area. In addition, one donation per family of a new unwrapped toy is encouraged to benefit patients at Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital this holiday season. Admission is free and space is limited. PLEASE RESERVE A TICKET FOR EACH MEMBER OF YOUR PARTY (both player and parent/chaperone) Thank you for your interest!

Activities at the event will include:

  • Meet and greet with Adam Rosales
  • Autograph/Photo opportunities
  • Q&A with audience
  • Hitting demonstration
  • Open batting cages with hitting drill instruction
  • Spin the Prize Wheel (players only)
  • Raffle and silent auction of valuable autographed MLB memorabilia
  • Lizard Skins display and demonstration
  • Snacks and beverages including Chick-fil-a and more!
  • Select autographed items available for purchase to raise funds for Sandlot Nation.

Thank you to our 2017 sponsors: Mountain West Baseball Academy, MLBPA, Lizard Skins, Dinger Bats, All-Out Event Rentals, and Chick-fil-a. We appreciate your support!

*Special Thanks to: Bob Keyes, John Buck, Brad Beadles, Ken Krasner, and the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) for their generosity, time, and support.

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The proceeds raised from this event will directly support Adam Rosales's non-profit charity, Sandlot Nation. Our organization has inspired over 350 youth baseball/sotball players since its inception in 2016 and counting!

OUR MISSION: Sandlot Nation is a non-profit organization in which Major League Baseball players travel throughout the United States playing charitable sandlot style games with youth baseball and softball players. These MLB players exemplify sportsmanship as they mentor and inspire our next generation of players to take charge of their game.

Adam Rosales, Arizona Diamondbacks #9

Adam Rosales, founder of Sandlot Nation, created the organization with inspiration in mind. His goal is to inspire children of the next generation to connect, build friendships, have strong character, and be good people by reinforcing positive traits through his experience in baseball. Adam understands the sacrifice, honesty, and integrity required to attain career and personal goals. He aims to share his advice with young players across the country. Currently an infielder with the Arizona Diamondbacks, Adam has played in the major leagues for eight years with teams including the Cincinnati Reds, Texas Rangers, San Diego Padres, and twice with the Oakland Athletics.


















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