In a baseball era consumed with millionaire egos and performance enhancing drug scandals we often overlook the pureness and good in the sport. Well toady the Arizona Diamondbacks reinforced that belief when they went out and drafted Cory Hahn with the 1020 selection in the amateur draft. This has the makings of the feel good story of the year in one of the most classiest baseball moves to date.
If you recall, Hahn was an up and coming baseball prospect with the Arizona State University Sun Devils when he tragically injured himself sliding into second base in his second collegiate ball game. The injury left Hahn paralysed with a long road to recovery ahead of him. Surprisingly, Hahn has rallied from the injury attempting to inspire the uninspired along the road to recovery.
The former teammate of Bryce Harper on the Under 18 USA Team took to Twitter to express his gratitude to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
I cannot thank the @dbacks enough for what they have done! So humbled and will be...