On January 30, the annual Hutch Award Luncheon at Safeco Field raised gross proceeds of more than $382,000 for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The program featured the 49th Hutch Award recipient and three-time Seattle Mariner, Raúl Ibañez, as well as Hall of Famer Rod Carew. The Hutch Award is given annually to an MLB player who best exemplifies the honor, courage, and dedication of legendary baseball player and manager Fred Hutchinson.