As a longtime Little League coach (even wrote a book, Joy in Mudville), I can appreciate this even more, but it ought to blow your mind as well: Kid with one leg plays just like regular kid in Kentucky--hits, run bases, slides, and get this, even plays catcher and blocks the plate. And see how other kids treat him as "normal."
Saturday, August 17, 2013
Ballad of the One-Legged Kid Catcher
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