Umpires build a relationship with ill youngsters

Major League Baseball umpires visited with Prince Cruz, 7, at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore on Wednesday, August 20.
Photo courtesy of the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore

Major League Baseball umpires visited the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore on Wednesday, August 20. They met with kids coping with serious injury or illness, and handed out Build-A-Bear toys along with bear-sized Yankees and Mets uniforms.

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