Tim McGraw To Throw First Pitch At Phillies Game
June 14, 2006 at 9:51 AM (PT)
BEASLEY BROADCASTING Country WXTU/PHILADELPHIA announces that TIM McGRAW will throw out the first pitch of the PHILLIES-METS game tomorrow (6/15) at 12:45p (ET).
McGRAW, the son of former METS and PHILLIES great and HALL OF FAMER, TUG McGRAW, will also be accepting a check from the PHILLIES CHARITIES, on behalf of the TUG McGRAW FOUNDATION. A portion of the money was raised from the sale of TUG McGRAW bracelets at the ballpark. TUG established the foundation in 2003to enhance the quality of life for children and adults with brain tumors. The money will go directly to the TUG McGRAW CENTER FOR NEURO-ONCOLOGY QUALITY OF LIFE RESEARCH at DUKE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER.