Young Red Sox fan gets A-Rod's homer bat
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When Mesa, Ariz., native Andy Moss was diagnosed with cancer last year, there was one big item on his bucket list: to take his son, David, to Fenway Park and meet his hero, David Ortiz. Sadly, Andy passed away in late September, but David made sure his dad's wish came true -- he and his sister and mom made the trip to the Red Sox-Yankees game on Friday night.
Boston welcomed Andy to batting practice, where he finally met Big Papi. But the story doesn't end there -- Ortiz passed along Moss' story to Alex Rodriguez, who made sure he said hello before his first at-bat in the second inning. David had one request: "I asked if I could have his bat," he said. "He said, 'If I hit a home run you can have my bat!'" Just a few minutes later, this happened.