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Now, this is a True Sports Hero

by bill - 2021-04-12 ( culture / sports / hero / baseball )

"A line drive foul ball hits a four year old boy in the head at Fenway. Jim Rice, realizing in a flash that it would take EMTs too long to arrive and cut through the crowd, sprang from the dugout and scooped up the boy. He laid the boy gently on the dugout floor, where the Red Sox medical team began to treat him..."

From August 8, 1982 Go to Jim Rice saves boy hit by line drive foul ball

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