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The Rod Dedeaux Foundation is partnered with USA Baseball to host the Golden Spikes Award. USA Baseball is the national governing body for the sport of baseball in the United States and is a member of the United States Olympic Committee and the World Baseball Softball Confederation. The organization selects and trains the World Baseball Classic, Premier12 and Pan Am teams (and all other USA Baseball Professional Teams); the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team; the USA Baseball 18U, 15U and 12U National Teams; and the USA Baseball Women’s National Team, all of which participate in various international competitions each year. The organization is responsible for the continued proliferation and health of the sport, and leads a number of amateur initiatives including PLAYBALL and Pitch Smart. USA Baseball also presents the Golden Spikes Award annually to the top amateur baseball player in the country. The Dedeaux Foundation, in conjunction with USA Baseball, renovates local urban baseball fields and maintains them for the community and development of our youth.
The site of Rod Dedeaux Foundation Prestigious Events (including Golden Spikes Awards) – Jonathan Club is a private social club with a rich history. Founded in 1895, the Club's diverse member base enjoys fine dining, athletics and wellness facilities, spa services, social events and award shows. For over a century, Jonathan Club has long reflected the warm and inviting character of southern California, making it an exceptional place its members could truly call a home away from home. With two locations — one in downtown Los Angeles and one on the Santa Monica beach — Jonathan Club offers its members the very best of southern California, and so much more.