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Gatorade vs. water: Which is better for kids?

“Yes, these kids are playing hard and sweating, thus they need to reload, but what they need immediately following a game is water. Could they use some electrolytes with their water? Of course. What exactly are electrolytes? In layman’s terms, they are minerals such as potassium, calcium and sodium that help water flow into cells. […]


The Archway Foundation Banquet & Auction was a huge success!

The Archway Foundation held a fundraising banquet on January 28, 2014.  It was a beautiful night with an amazing show of support from the community. Congratulations to the auction winners!!!! Enjoy your new treasures!  Thank you so much to all who attended to show your love and to all those behind the scenes who work […]


The Archway Foundation and Butterball gave away 100 Turkeys

Just in time for the Thanksgiving season, The Archway Foundation, Chris Archer, and Butterball teamed up in order to give out 100 turkeys to families in need this holiday season. Chris Archer reached out and helped the people in his home town of Garner by handing out the turkeys in order that they would have […]


Coming soon: Chris Archer Writes

Chris Archer will soon be posting on a blog with his observations on baseball, life, and information regarding The Archway Foundation and its efforts. Check back soon to see what Tampa Rays’ pitcher Chris Archer has to say!


Help for the Holidays!

The holidays are a time when no one should go without. No child should be left without a gift to open on Christmas morning. This is why the Archway Foundation is passionate about helping those in the communities during the holiday seasons. 100 turkeys  for Thanksgiving and 50 turkeys for Christmas were donated by Butterball® to The […]


Article: Rays’ Archer on mission for self-discovery

PORT CHARLOTTE Chris Archer was early, like he usually is, and got a table at the Outback near his home in Garner, N.C., with a view of the door. He had never felt this way, this nervousness, this anxiousness, not even when he unexpectedly made his big-league debut pitching for the Rays last summer. Twenty-four […]


Archer humble in face of AL ROY Award candidacy

ST. PETERSBURG — Rays right-hander Chris Archer has remained humble despite his success. After a stellar rookie campaign that has earned him a nomination for the Jackie Robinson Award for the American League Rookie of the Year, he deferred to teammate and fellow nominee Wil Myers when asked about who should win. “I really feel like Wil’s going to […]