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Memorable Day with Muttville and SF Giants Pitcher Tim Lincecum

July 3rd, 2012

a special baseball card we made for Muttville's star, Timmy

A special day for Muttville Senior Dog Rescue, July 1, 2012, will go down in Muttville history for a once homeless senior dog named Timmy. A week ago he was an abandoned stray. Last Sunday, he became a star! The chosen, long haired mutt now had a special advocate helping him find a new home… SF Giants star pitcher, Tim Lincecum!

I was truly honored to be one of the four Muttville representatives to meet two-time Cy Young award winner Tim Lincecum. He was a genuine, down-to-earth, animal loving gentleman that won our hearts. And we believe Muttville’s senior dog cause won Tim’s heart.

I created three items for this special day: a unique Timmy baseball card (shown on left), reminiscent of one of Tim Lincecum’s Topps cards ; a 40-sec video that was played on the Giants jumbo screen(!); and a Limited Edition Muttville baseball tee in Giants colors, worn by our proud Muttville volunteers. We gave one to Tim, too. I hope he wears it!!

 

Read Marie’s blog article for Muttville about Timmy’s big moment, and see the whole day captured in photos in this slideshow:

Video for Muttville, popchips® and Tim Lincecum

July 3rd, 2012

This video for Muttville Senior Dog Rescue was played on the jumbo screen at AT&T park before the first pitch of the July 1st San Francisco Giants game versus the Reds. It was part of Muttville’s special day with two-time Cy Young Award Winner Tim Lincecum, where Tim took to the field with Muttville team Sherri, Anne, Patty, and Marie along with a long-haired senior dog coincidentally named Timmy :-). He helped spread awareness for Muttville’s senior dog cause and also hopes to help Timmy find his forever home. Click to read more about the entire event.