Pujols Family Foundation : News and Events : Walkin' in Memphis
Walkin' in Memphis
Catherine & Rick Watson (members of the Pujols family visiting from Boston),
Tyler, Julianne and Norv Beffa.
On Friday, March 30th and Saturday, March 31st, the Pujols Family
Foundation had representation in Memphis, TN, at the AutoZone Stadium for two
Friday night, the Foundation provided information to over 16,000 fans who
watched the St. Louis Cardinals play their AAA affiliate team, the Memphis
Redbirds. Flyers, brochures and updates were provided to fans on the
Foundation's latest work, including what Albert did in the off-season, and
Albert and Deidre's visit to the Dominican Republic in January.
On Saturday night, the stage was a bit larger, as ESPN hosted the first
ever nationally televised "Civil Rights" game, featuring the St. Louis Cardinals
and the Cleveland Indians. This was both teams' final spring game before the
regular season began, and everyone in attendance was treated to a great baseball
The Pujols Family Foundation made our first trip to St. Louis's sister
city, Memphis, and the interest and support that we witnessed was incredible. We
plan on making this an annual event and hope to again see the many friends the
Foundation made in Memphis.
A special thanks to Norv, Tyler and Julianne Beffa for representing the
Pujols Family Foundation well!