The auction features a host of great items — perfect holiday gifts for the baseball fan! Some of the items include a fielding lesson from American League MVP Dustin Pedroia, a legendary experience with Bobby Orr, the chance to throw out the first pitch at Fenway Park, a golf vacation in paradise and much more.
The David Ortiz Celebrity Golf Classic online auction benefits the David Ortiz Children’s Fund, a non-profit organization that provides critical care services to children in need. The auction can be found at http://davidortizchildrensfund.org/ and will be open until 11:59 p.m. ET on December 3, 2010.
The online auction is one part of the 3rd Annual David Ortiz Celebrity Golf Classic which takes place December 2-5, 2010 at Cap Cana in the Dominican Republic. Expected to attend this star-studded event are David’s Red Sox teammates and coaches, including Terry Francona, Jonathan Papelbon, Dustin Pedroia, John Lackey, Daniel Bard, Jon Lester, Tim Wakefield, as well as other MLB players Andre Ethier, Johnny Damon, Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Howard, and Robinson Cano, among others. The event will also feature sports legends Bill Russell, Luis Tiant, John Havlicek, and actors Mike O’Malley, Jeffrey Donovan, Adam Rodriguez, Sam Page, Anthony Anderson, Horatio Sanz and others.
Proceeds from the star-studded event and the auction will benefit the David Ortiz Children’s Fund, a non-profit organization that provides critical care services to children in need.