Phillies Ryan Howard donates to city schoolsPhiladelphia baseball star Ryan Howard is helping students in 57 city high schools to dress for success — in athletics.

The first baseman — who is recovering from Achilles surgery — announced Thursday that his Ryan Howard Family Foundation will donate Adidas sportswear valued at nearly $1.2 million to the cash-strapped Philadelphia school district.

 

(WATCH the video or read the story in NBC Philadelphia)