Santana, Burgess to Visit SPID @ Nile Whataburger

Join Them Between 11-1 Friday

(Juan DeLeon)

By Corpus Christi Hooks | August 21, 2013 11:56 AM ET

CORPUS CHRISTI -- Hooks outfielders Domingo Santana and Michael Burgess will sign autographs and visit with fans between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the SPID at Nile Whataburger location Friday.

KFTX-FM has scheduled a live remote broadcast.

A portion of Friday's lunch proceeds benefits Goodwill Industries of South Texas. Bring your gently-used clothing items, place in the large fry box and pick up a voucher for a new 2013 Hooks/Goodwill t-shirt and a special offer coupon from Whataburger.

Santana, 21, was acquired by the Astros with Jarred Cosart, Josh Zeid and Jon Singleton for Hunter Pence in a July, 2011 trade. The Santo Domingo, D.R., resident was 2012 MVP at High-A Lancaster, where he led the JetHawks to a California League championship. Santana's 22 home runs top the Hooks and are fifth among Texas League players.

Burgess, 24, a native of Tampa, Fla., is in his seventh season as a professional. He's played in the Astros, Cubs and Nationals organizations. Burgess has homered 11 times and driven in 39 runs in 92 games this season.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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