Saturday, August 19, 2017
Legion Ball Players Visit Vets in Nursing Home
UTICA — Young baseball players in the New York State American Legion Baseball Tournament spent a pre-tournament day visiting military veterans in the nursing home and the military rehab center at Sitrin Health Care on July 24.
To show their appreciation for the sacrifices of veterans, the youth brought along baseballs and pens and asked the vets for their autographs.
Department Commander Rena Nessler, tournament officials and coaches accompanied the youth.