Pitching with Pride
At the end of the historic game in June, his teammates jogged over and hugged him. Some even wore rainbow-striped socks and arm warmers to show their support. The lineup card, donated to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, was signed by the team, another sign of support.
“It’s very humbling and completely unexpected,” said Conroy, when asked what it meant to have game-related items in the Hall of Fame.
Claudette Scrafford is the Manuscript Archivist at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum