Luke Weaver and Nick Ahmed face off, Twins and Mariners on ice:
Today, St. Louis Cardinal pitcher, Luke Weaver, will be taking the mound looking to win the rubber match between the D-Backs and Cards. He will also be pitching to raise funds for his baseball field and farm projects in Camaron and Hoyo Oscuro.
Opposite Weaver will be Nick Ahmed who has a .421 average and is donating $100 for every hit he gets this season to HIS OWN Striking our Poverty project in, Mogote, Dominican Republic.
Here is an ESPN link to this game
In Minnesota, the Twins players have been having great success in the early season. Together they have raised over 100k in support of completing and maintaining a school for 1500 children in Haiti.
With snow falling in Minneapolis and temperatures dipping into the 20’s, todays game will be postponed.
That also means that Dee Gordon will not get a chance to steal bases, so his campaign in support of Syrian refugees is frozen at $21,935