Sunday, August 7, 2011

Astros do a solid

The Astros gave 40th Round pick Buddy Lamothe a wheelchair-accessible van prior to last night's game against the Brewers.

"It's exciting for the Astros to reach out to someone that experienced hardship just a few weeks ago. We had him throw out a first pitch a few weeks ago, and I got to meet him and his mother and his girlfriend and sister. I just saw their courage and I asked his mother what the most difficult part was, and she said mobility.