Matt Kemp of the Los Angeles Dodgers, has promised to donate 1,000 dollars for every homerun he hits from now, until the All-Star break, to the tornado disaster relief in Oklahoma. Whether you’re a fan or not, I think we can all agree that we hope he goes on a homerun tear!
The Dave Clark Foundation’s eighth annual Disability Dream Day in Fort Myers, Florida was filled with opportunities, smiles and many inspirational stories. Many of this year’s participants were familiar with the event, having attended in the past. That was the case with Billy Adams, a now seven-year participant, who really made a major impact on [...]
The eight annual Disability Dream Day took place today in Fort Myers, Florida. Once again, the Dave Clark Foundation hit a home-run for all that attended and participated in this special needs camp. It was a picture perfect day on the Gulf-Coast of Florida – the sun was shining and there was a terrific breeze [...]
The Dave Clark Foundation’s annual Disability Dream Day in Fort Myers is set to take place tomorrow. For the second straight year, The Good in Sports will be in attendance bringing you the sites and sounds of the day. Participants during this great event will be encouraged to work on their strengths while focusing on [...]
Brandon Moss and Josh Reddick of the Oakland Athletics visit Aaron Hern, a 11-year-old injured in the Boston Marathon bombings. “I think we were there to help him forget,” Reddick said. “He had a big smile and to see his face light up when we got there was just tremendous. By the time we left, [...]
Even the biggest superstars in professional sports start out small, playing in youth sports leagues, travel clubs, or high school athletic teams before their stars begin to shine so bright the rest of us take notice. Playing under the bright lights of Major League Baseball stadiums across the country, it can be easy for a [...]
As has become tradition, Major League Baseball will celebrate Jackie Robinson Day on April 15th. This year marks the 66th anniversary of the Hall of Famer breaking baseball’s color barrier in 1947. For the fifth consecutive year, all players and on-field personnel will wear the number 42. “Jackie Robinson running onto Ebbets Field is not [...]
Believe it or not, it has been almost a year since we covered “Disability Dream Day” in Fort Myers, Florida. Well, the support we received and the lessons we learned couldn’t keep us from going back. With just over four weeks to go, we are preparing for the trip. In case you aren’t familiar with [...]