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Proceeds From Topps NOW Card For Astros Moment of Silence To American Red Cross

Astros Pre GameTopps NOW has celebrated the great moments of the MLB season for the past two years. A current Topps NOW card depicting the Astros during the moment of silence before Tuesday’s game vs. the Rangers is more poignant than most. All proceeds from the sale of this piece, available through 3 p.m. ET Thursday, will go to the American Red Cross for hurricane/flood relief.

See the card and purchase here.

This marks the third time Topps has used this platform just in the past month for charity:

  • Chad Bettis’ return to MLB after cancer fight – donated money to Stand Up 2 Cancer
  • WWE with Triple H and Stephanie McMahon – donated money to Connor’s Cure, a charity dedicated to pediatric cancer

About Jerry Milani

Jerry Milani is a freelance writer and public relations executive living in Bloomfield, N.J. He has worked in P.R. for more than 25 years in college and conference sports media relations, two agencies and for the International Fight League, a team-based mixed martial arts league, and now is the PR manager for Wizard World, which runs pop culture and celebrity conventions across North America. Milani is also the play-by-play announcer for Caldwell University basketball broadcasts. He is a proud graduate of Fordham University and when not attending a Yankees, Rams or Cougars game can be reached at Jerry (at) JerryMilani (dot) com.

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