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Baseball and brotherhood

The Newman baseball team has a special fan in the stands.

Posted: Thu Jul 12 20:39:03 PDT 2018
Updated: Thu Jul 12 20:39:04 PDT 2018

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and brotherhood tossed around pretty easily. - but in the case of tyler and the newman knights... that's the best way to describe it... a bond between baseball buddies... and a friendship that's changed tyler's life.. forever.xxx tylers story-pkg-7 lowerthird2line:baseball and brotherhood kimt news 3 sports nat: aj: it was the summer of 2013.. and the newman baseball team had just won another state title... but little did they know.. the impact they were making on a fan in the stands. tyler: jack fitzgerald, bryce ball, kane louscher played and like everybody else. aj: without baseball.. tyler..a 21 year old living with autism.. and the newman knights... would have never met... but friendly dugout conversation.. is making this an incredible story. tylers story-pkg-3 tyler: they are nice, they show a good attitude, that's why i like them, because they are better than the other schools. tylers story-pkg-4 aj: see when tyler was five years old.. doctors told his parents.. that he would never walk or talk... but now he's just like everyone else in the stands watching his favorite team play baseball. tylers story-pkg-6 gary: a couple of years ago one of the players said you are part of a team now buddy, and thats always been tylers dream, to be part of a team. tylers story-pkg-5 aj: but it doesnt stop there... flash forward to the 2017 state championship team... after another dogpile after the final out... newman's number one fan.. got his time with the trophy. tyler: that's the most exciting thing ive ever got in my life. gary: i just think the character of those guys and its a feeling that he nor i will ever forget. aj: and we are not done... back in the locker room.. the knights had another gift for their friend. gary: there was a base that somebody had purchased for the newman team and all the players had signed the base and they left a spot right in the middle and they said you sign this too, you are part of the team. aj: he was part of the team last summer.. and that's not changing in 2018... needless to say... tyler's already made his pick.. for this month's state touranment. tyler: newman is going to win it all. - tyler and gary are traveling up and down interstate 35 this summer... watching as much newman baseball as they can. - and if the knights get back to state.. tyler's spot next to their dugout.. is already reserved. / nk at
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