TUCSON, AZ The Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago Cubs wore their traditional blue and white uniforms as they played an exhibition game, won by Los Angeles, 5-4, with a crowd of over 11,000 in attendance.
The mood, however, was colored Green and the real winners were the memory of a little girl who had her life taken away in a most brutal and senseless fashion, and the city of Tucson, which continues to feel the posthumous impact of a 9-year-old dynamo.
The third Christina Taylor-Green charity baseball game was held Thursday afternoon at the Kimo Sports Complex in this southeastern Arizona city to benefit the foundation named after Christina. In turn, the foundation was able to grant 100,000 to South Arizona Community Sports, which is in the process of building a 40,000 square-foot sports complex for kids to enjoy.
On January 8, 2011, Christina was one of six people killed and 13 wounded by a gunman attempting to assassinate Arizona representative Gabrielle Giffords at a shopping c...