On Thursday night, April 3, Wal-Mart and Pepsi made donations to 12 area Youth Baseball/Softball Organizations totaling $22,000.

Bridge City Little League received a $2,000 donation as part of the Field Of Dreams program.

Larry Dierker, broadcaster for the Houston Astros, who retired as manger in 2001 was on hand and spoke to all of the coaches, parents and youth that were in attendance. Mr. Dierker provided words of encouragement for all and thanks to the parents for all they do for the children.

This was the fourth season that Wal-Mart and Pepsi have made a donation to the Bridge City Little League and are honored to be partners with such a great organization.