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Stony Brook's Miracle League baseball game a hit for disabled kids

A player heads for first after getting a

A player heads for first after getting a hit during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. (Sept. 14, 2013) Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Kids with disabilities participated in the Miracle League Baseball Game at Stony Brook University.

A player bats during the Miracle League Baseball
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

A player bats during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. (Sept. 14, 2013)

A player bats during the Miracle League Baseball
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

A player bats during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. (Sept. 14, 2013)

A player heads for first after getting a
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

A player heads for first after getting a hit during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. (Sept. 14, 2013)

A player is cheered on during the Miracle
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

A player is cheered on during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. (Sept. 14, 2013)

Josh Barry from Stony Brook University helps Claire
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Josh Barry from Stony Brook University helps Claire Becker, 11, of Stony Brook, bat as she is held by her mother Ann Marie Becker during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. (Sept. 14, 2013)

Cyle Horowitz of Stony Brook is cheered on
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Cyle Horowitz of Stony Brook is cheered on as he heads for home during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. (Sept. 14, 2013)

Cyle Horowitz, of Stony Brook, bats with the
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Cyle Horowitz, of Stony Brook, bats with the help of volunteer Ima Olsen, of Selden and his father and coach Greg Horowitz during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. (Sept. 14, 2013)

Claire Becker 11, of Stony Brook, is cheered
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Claire Becker 11, of Stony Brook, is cheered on by volunteers as he father Chuck Becker helps her to home plate, during the Miracle League Baseball Game held at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY. Stony Brook Athletics and The Miracle League of Long Island will team up to hit another homer at Joe Nathan Field - this time by giving people with disabilities the chance to grab a bat, put on a glove and play some ball. There will be a doubleheader at the field, beginning at 9 AM, and over 150 Stony Brook students and student-athletes have volunteered to be buddies to the members of the Miracle League. The buddies assist players in batting and running the bases and to be a friend on and off the field. (Sept. 14, 2013)

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