West Bend Insurance Donates $4,400 To The United Way At The “Duck Pond”
This summer, West Bend Insurance has donated $25 for each run the Mallards score at the "Duck Pond" to the United Way. During the 2014 season, the Mallards scored 179 runs at home. West Bend Insurance presented a check to the United Way before the Mallards last home game for $4,400.
The Madison Mallards are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 21st season of summer collegiate baseball, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, more than 115 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (DET) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (WAS), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Allen Craig (STL) and Ben Zobrist (TB). All league games are viewable live the Northwoods League YouTube channel. For more information, visit MallardsBaseball.com