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Gardner to meet with his biggest fan

Posted by: Peter Abraham - Posted in Misc on Jun 11, 2009 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

You may recall that Brett Gardner was visiting a hospital the morning of May 15 when a heart patient named Alyssa gave him a bracelet, letting him he would hit a home run if he held onto it.

Sure enough, Gardner had an inside-the-park homer that night. Alyssa had a heart transplant the next day.

Alyssa is doing well. Now New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital will reunite Gardner and his biggest fan tomorrow afternoon before the Yankees play the Mets. The meeting will take place at the hospital.

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