Striking out for a cause

Local tourney benefits ALS Foundation

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers REACH OUT-Stevie Firestone of the Thousand Oaks Bulldawgs extends his arm to home plate just a second ahead of the catcher's tag during Sunday's 10-and-under championship game. Conejo Valley Red won the game in eight hard-fought innings.

What does it take to get a little leaguer to actually crack a smile after striking out, when so many are accustomed to reacting with heart-felt disappointment and aggravation?
Just tell them it's for a good cause.
Such was th...

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