How a youth baseball team from Chicago went to Arizona for spring training.
We’re just a week into the major-league baseball season has been cranked up for just over a
Combine a major-league baseball player who wants to make a difference for the youth in his city with the help of a major airline and you’ve got this story.
Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo wanted to help out the RBI junior all-stars by flying the team to Arizona for spring training. American Airlines pitched in for the transportation.
If you ever had dreams of being a big-league ball player, you can imagine how great an experience it was for these youngsters to meet Cubs players and play a game on the team’s minor-league field.
RBI stands for Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities and is baseball’s program designed to promote the game of baseball to teenage boys and girls.