Mike Piazza: a Big Name in Sponsoring and Advertising
Piazza sponsors, Ten97.com which is an, "interactive media network producing fundraising, promotional and informational services benefiting socially responsible causes." (2001)
Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI), sponsored by Major League Baseball. RBI is a program designed to promote baseball's youth in disadvantaged areas.
The annual Big League Challenge, proceeds benefit the Players Trust for Children
Mets' "Takin' it to the Fields" program. This program improves and repairs youth baseball diamonds in the New York area. (1998-2002)
He has appeared in many 10-10-220
ads. During the commercials he plays golf, tennis hits a homer out of Shea Stadium, plays darts and eats dinner with 1980's icon "Alf". Terry Bradshaw has co-starred in many of Piazza's ads.
Mike has appeared in the TV shows, "Baywatch", "Beverly Hills 90210", "Married...with Children", "Jeopardy!" and "The Bold and the Beautiful".
He was ranked #50 in Forbes Power List in 2000
Michael Andretti & Mike Piazza Sports Cafe at the Ramada Inn Resort Maingate (1998)
Greatest Hitting Catcher of All Time, Mike Piazza, Receives the New Muscular Development Magazine's Strength & Conditioning Athlete of the Year Award. (1999)
New York Mets' Mike Piazza is Featured on the second edition in a "Collector's Series" Amazin' Mets Frosted Flakes cereal (2000)
Mike Piazza Frosted Flakes (2000)
Mike Piazza, Claritin Step Up To the Plate national spokesperson (2000)
Mike Piazza Pitches First Ball At Newly Renovated Boys and Girls Club Baseball Field Tuesday (2000)
Mets' Piazza and Yanks' Justice Named Avis Rent A Car 'We Try Harder' Players of the Year. (2000)
Mike Piazza was voted as the Baseball Weekly NL MVP (2000)
Piazza, in a Claritin Ad also featured in Sports Illustrated. (2001)