Subway Supports Urban Little Leagues

Subway restaurants just unveiled the third annual Subway Baseball DeSIGNS Tour with its first exhibit at the 2011 Subway National Little League Baseball Appreciation Game at La Cienega Park in Los Angeles.

The Subway Baseball DeSIGNS Tour includes more than 40 baseballs designed by young artists and signed by celebrities and athletes including: musician Katy Perry, actor Zac Efron, rock band Maroon 5, gold medal-winning swimmer Michael Phelps, pro football’s Drew Brees, baseball star Ryan Howard, basketball Rookie of the Year Blake Griffin, NASCAR driver Carl Edwards, tennis superstars Serena and Venus Williams, celebrity chef, Robert Irvine and Jared Fogle among others.

The tour will visit four U.S. cities concluding with a final stop at the Little League® Baseball World Series (LLBWS) from Aug. 19-28, where the baseballs will then be auctioned off to the general public with all proceeds benefitting the Little League® Baseball Urban Initiative program which helps fund start-ups, developments, equipment, clinics and field maintenance for inner-city youth leagues and teams.

Baseball signed by Maroon 5

What does this mean to you? Starting today until August 28th, the public will be able to bid on the celebrity-autographed baseballs online. You can view and big on the baseballs online at eBay. Now all you have to do is head on over to eBay take a look at all the amazing baseballs and place your bid.

Funds benefit the Little League Urban Initiative program which helps fund start-ups, developments, equipment, clinics and field maintenance for Inner City Little Leagues.



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