CARLOS RUIZ AND THE PHILLIES BOWLED for The Philadelphia Futures Last Night
Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz
and his Philadelphia
Phillies his teammates “got in the game” on behalf of Philadelphia
Futures last night at South Bowl.
Philadelphia’s low-income, first-generation-to-college students. Get in the Game,
a bowling tournament and fundraiser, pairs competitive teams, sponsored by
individual donors and businesses, with team captains including Phillies players
and local celebrities. For the fifth year, Ruiz will host the event, demonstrating
his strong commitment to the mission of Philadelphia Futures and the students
it serves. The Phillies’ catcher has made it his personal mission to ensure that Philadelphia’s high-achieving, low-income students are provided with the opportunities
and resources needed for college success.
Ryan Howard was in the house
There were kids activities
Players posed with fans