GameStop and Atari’s Backyard Baseball are hosting a competition this summer to find GamesStop’s Backyard Baseball Kid of the Year. Anyone can enter on GameStop’s website (click here) before August 16th to be eligible to win. The contest is open to any legal residents of the United States who are 6 years or older.
There are some great prizes available, first place takes home two $1,000 GameStop gift cards and a official MLB baseball autographed by David “Big Papi” Ortiz. There are also 100 additional $30 GameStop gift cards available and 500 trial subscriptions to Baseball Youth Magazine.
The GameStop gift card are obviously the major win in this competition, scoring $1,000 for GameStop could easily net you several of the newer consoles and some games to boot. If you’re not a gamer the contest still could be worth the time it takes to fill out your entry. You can always unload any GameStop gift cards you win for cold hard cash. Giftah the online gift card marketplace lets you sell gift cards for cash.