The Award Dinner is a fundraising event hosted at Jonathan Club located in downtown Los Angeles and is attended by an all-star class of former greats in baseball and some of the most influential individuals in Los Angeles.
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ROD DEDEAUX FOUNDATION - 269 S. Beverly Drive, Ste 338, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
The USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award is the top amateur baseball award given annually to the best player in the country. It will be awarded on June 29, 2017, at Jonathan Club in Los Angeles, and will be broadcast live.
The winner will join an illustrious list of recipients, which includes 2016 World Series MVP, Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant, and standouts such as Bryce Harper, Stephen Strasburg, Buster Posey, and David Price.
During the award evening, the Rod Dedeaux Foundation will also present the USA Rod Dedeaux Baseball Coach of the Year Award to 2017 honoree, George Horton, of the University of Oregon. In addition, the Rod Dedeaux Lifetime Achievement Award will be given to the winningest coach in college baseball history, former University of Texas Head Coach and 5-Time National Champion, the legendary, Augie Garrido.
Proceeds from the Rod Dedeaux Award Dinner support amateur baseball with an emphasis on youth baseball and softball programs in the inner-city, field renovations in underserved communities and providing the necessary equipment to play.