Tuesday, August 21, 2018
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Pride is a role model at Gallaudet

By David Driver

2018 Curtis Pride
Former major leaguer now in 10th season as coach for deaf team.

Curtis Pride stood in the third-base coaches’ box, giving pointers to Gallaudet University baserunner Yebi Areola in the last of the third inning in a recent college baseball game in northeast Washington.

A few pitches later Areola sprinted to home after a teammate hit an infield grounder against Keuka, a New York school. But Areola ran into the catcher, was called out and ejected by home plate umpire Roger Wolfe due to “malicious contact.”

Read more: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/30/curtis-pride-role-model-gallaudet/

Source: Washington Times

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