The Fight Against ALS by Pete Springer

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The Fight Against ALS

I am an enormous fan of those who use their celebrity or semi-celebrity status to give back to their community, state, nation, or the world.  I read a story on ESPN a couple of days ago, and I instantly knew I had to blog about it.

Even those who follow professional baseball somewhat closely have probably never heard of Stephen Piscotty.  He is not famous for crushing home runs, stealing bases, or striking out opposing batters.  Piscotty plays right-field for the Oakland A’s, but that’s not why I had to write this article.


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