Batter Up

Borchard, Joe
October 2006
Guideposts;Oct2006, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p58
This article talks about the author's experience of swinging a pink baseball bat for a good cause. He and his team, the Florida Marlins, were playing the Pittsburgh Pirates on Mother's Day and they had to use pink bats to promote breast-cancer awareness. While he was playing, his pink bat got splintered near the handle. He decided not to use another bat because of a promise to his wife that he would use the pink bat. After hitting a home run, he felt good using the bat and keeping his promise at the same time.


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