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Jennings ready for 'Shop with a Player' event

Jennings ready for 'Shop with a Player' event

Jennings ready for 'Shop with a Player' event

ST. PETERSBURG -- Desmond Jennings will join a lucky Sweetbay Supermarket customer on Wednesday at 11 a.m. ET for its annual "Shop with a Player" event.

The Sweetbay Supermarket at 13508 North Florida Avenue in Tampa will host the event.

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The Rays' center fielder will be joined by Queen Matthews, who will attempt to fill her basket with $1,000 worth of groceries in just 10 minutes.

Jennings will also present a $1,000 gift card, donated by Pepsi Beverages Company, to the Rays Baseball Foundation to benefit the Dugout Clubs, a program in which Jennings has participated for two seasons.

Bill Chastain is a reporter for MLB.com. Robert Falkoff is a contributor to MLB.com. Dick Kaegel contributed to this story. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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