08/27/2012 3:01 PM EST
Minnesota Twins announce plans for Limited Edition Managers Bobblehead Set
Proceeds benefit the Minnesota Twins Community Fund
Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minn. – The Minnesota Twins today announced that 1,000 limited edition bobblehead doll sets showcasing all 12 managers of the Minnesota Twins will be available for purchase exclusively at www.twinsbaseball.com/managers beginning Friday, Sept. 7 at 9 a.m. CT.
The limited edition bobblehead set – priced at $210 (plus applicable fees and taxes) – features every manager of the Minnesota Twins including Cookie Lavagetto (1961), Sam Mele (1961-67), Cal Ermer (1967-68), Billy Martin (1969), Bill Rigney (1970-72), Frank Quilici (1972-75), Gene Mauch (1976-80), Johnny Goryl (1980-81), Billy Gardner (1981-85), Ray Miller (1985-86), Tom Kelly (1986-2001) and Ron Gardenhire (2002-Present).
Only one set may be ordered per transaction.
The limited edition bobblehead sets are schedule to arrive to fans by the end of January 2013.
All net proceeds from the sale of the bobbleheads will benefit the Minnesota Twins Community Fund.
About the Twins Community Fund
Established as a nonprofit organization in 1991, the mission of the Twins Community Fund is to enrich local and regional communities by providing resources for the healthy development of children and families through and association with baseball, softball and the Minnesota Twins. The Twins Community Fund is governed by a board of directors representative of the Upper Midwest. Target, Treasure Island Resort & Casino, Best Buy, U.S. Bank and Delta Air Lines are Cornerstone Partners; contributing annually to the Twins Community Fund. For more information or to make a contribution, visit www.twinsbaseball.com/community.
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