The miracle of baseball

For millions of children, dreams of a career as a professional athlete begin on a youth baseball field. In so many ways, playing youth baseball is a rite of passage.
Children with special needs, however, often miss out on that rite because of their physical limitations. Shay Hammonds helped change that for Hoover kids.
On Sept. 29, the Over The Mountain Miracle League held the grand opening for its new Miracle Field at Hoover East Sports Park.

To read more about the Over The Mountain Miracle League, check out the November 2013 issue of Hoover’s Magazine. Find your copy here.