The Hutch Award luncheon will be held Jan. 21 at Safeco Field on the Left Field playing surface. This year’s event will honor Jon Lester, a starting pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, and a native of Tacoma, WA, who fought back cancer to return to the major leagues. Lester was 16-6 wiht a 3.21 ERA in the 2008 season. He was given the Hutch Award, which is given annually to a Major League Baseball player who best exemplifies the honor, courage, and dedication of former pitcher Fred Hutchinson. The cost of the event is a $150 minimum suggested donation. To register, click here.