Read today's eNewspaper

The batboy

Clubhouse manager Mitch Poole stands in the tunnel near the dugout at Dodger Stadium. Poole, a batboy in 1988, helped a hobbling Kirk Gibson prepare to enter the game as a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the ninth. The rest is history.
Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
Copyright © 2016, The Baltimore Sun, a Baltimore Sun Media Group publication | Place an Ad