Carlos Santana will be honored with the MLB Beacon of Change Award during baseball’s 2011 Civil Rights Game Week.

This is a series of events developed by the MLB and the Atlanta Braves to pay tribute to all of those who fought on and off the field for equal rights for Americans.  At a ceremony on May 14th, the singer will be recognized for his music, his charity work and for impacting society with his words and actions.  Learn more and get tickets to the event at