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Fenway Nation Nov 10, 2017
Ex-Sox Prospect Rizzo On The Passing Of Daniel Flores

Ex-Sox Prospect Rizzo On The Passing Of Daniel Flores

Rizzo With Fans At Fenway ParkWhen Cubs first-baseman Anthony Rizzo was a prospect in the Red Sox organization back in 2008, he battled limited state classical Hodgkin's lymphoma. He went through chemotherapy for six months, before doctors told him he was in remission. So, Rizzo's words on the passing of Sox prospect Daniel Flores are particularly noteworthy. Said Rizzo, "Hearing the news of Daniel Flores' passing is devastating. His story hits so close to home. My condolences go out to the Flores family at this incredibly difficult time. Stories like Daniel's are why we fight and will...
Chicago Sun-Times Nov 8, 2017
Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo wins Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award

Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo wins Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award

Already having won baseball's Roberto Clemente Award for his work with pediatric cancer research, Rizzo made it a sweep of awards for off-field work.
MLB Nov 8, 2017

Rizzo named Marvin Miller Man of the Year

The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo received the prestigious Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award from the Major League Baseball Players Association, presented during the Players Choice Awards on Wednesday.
Chicago Sun-Times Nov 7, 2017
Jason Heyward first Cub with consecutive Gold Gloves since Greg Maddux

Jason Heyward first Cub with consecutive Gold Gloves since Greg Maddux

Cubs Anthony Rizzo (first base) and Ben Zobrist (second base) also were Gold Glove finalists but fell short in voting.
MLB Oct 28, 2017

Rizzo enjoys time with kids at Play Ball event

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo threw plastic balls to boys and girls at the plate. He whiffed at balls thrown by Hailey Dawson, the Nevada girl who will throw the ceremonial first pitch for Saturday's Game 4 of the World Series, using her custom-made gold World Series hand.
Birds Watcher Oct 27, 2017

Baltimore Orioles: Chris Davis nominated for Roberto Clemente Award

The Baltimore Orioles Chris Davis was nominated for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award, but he did not win. Instead of the award going to the Baltimore Orioles power hitter, Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs. The nominees were announced in early September, but the finalist was announced today, Oct. 27. Conditions for nomination According to […] Baltimore Orioles: Chris Davis nominated for Roberto Clemente Award - Birds Watcher - Birds Watcher - A Baltimore Orioles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Bleed Cubbie Blue Oct 27, 2017
Anthony Rizzo wins Roberto Clemente Award

Anthony Rizzo wins Roberto Clemente Award

The Cubs first baseman wins the award for his considerable charitable works. Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is the 2017 recipient of the Roberto Clemente Award, baseball’s highest honor for sportsmanship and community service. Rizzo won the award for his efforts to raise money and help families whose are battling cancer. Rizzo said that he was “humbled” to win the award, named after the Hall-of-Famer Pirates outfielder. He also added that "To win this is amazing," Rizzo said. "That's the impact we want to make. A lot of organizations do amazing work, and we want to impact...
MLB Oct 27, 2017

Rizzo humbled by Clemente Award honor

Anthony Rizzo never forgot how difficult it was for his parents to deal with the news that their son had cancer, and that sparked the Cubs first baseman's efforts to help other families cope with the horrible disease.
Washington Times Oct 27, 2017

Cancer survivor, World Series champ Rizzo is Clemente winner

HOUSTON (AP) - Anthony Rizzo, a cancer survivor and World Series champion, has been recognized for his foundation's work to help other families dealing with cancer. Rizzo has won the 2017 Roberto Clemente Award, which is baseball's biggest honor for sportsmanship and community involvement. The 28-year-old Chicago Cubs slugger, a ...
CBS Chicago Oct 26, 2017
Anthony Rizzo, Jason Heyward, Ben Zobrist Tabbed As Gold Glove Finalists

Anthony Rizzo, Jason Heyward, Ben Zobrist Tabbed As Gold Glove Finalists

Heyward is a four-time Gold Glove winner.
MLB Oct 26, 2017

Rizzo among 3 Cubs finalists for NL Gold Glove

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo, right fielder Jason Heyward and second baseman Ben Zobrist were named finalists for the National League Gold Glove Award at their respective positions on Thursday.
Chicago Sun-Times Oct 26, 2017
Rizzo, Zobrist, Heyward are Gold Glove finalists

Rizzo, Zobrist, Heyward are Gold Glove finalists

Anthony Rizzo, Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist are vying for defensive awards at their respective positions.
CBS Chicago Oct 26, 2017
Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo Replaces Stolen Autograph Photo, Plus Surprises Cancer Patient With More

Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo Replaces Stolen Autograph Photo, Plus Surprises Cancer Patient With More

The Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation sent an autographed photo to a 12-year-old Cubs fan who's fighting brain cancer in a St. Louis Hospital, to replace the first photo that may have gotten stolen.

Highland cancer patient’s signed Rizzo photo went missing. Here’s how he made it better.

There was nothing suspicious noticed in the hallways around Abby Schrage’s room at St. Louis Children’s Hospital the day her autographed picture of Anthony Rizzo went missing. It was taped …

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