MLB Teams Donate Gear to Young Baseball Fan Who Lost Collection in the California Fires

A 9-year-old baseball fan recently lost his baseball memorabilia in the California fires. He wrote a handwritten letter to the Oakland Athletics stating his collection, which included 10 hats, 17 jerseys, a ball signed by Bob Melvin, Rickey Henderson, and “the whole team,” as well as his baseball card collection “all burned up.” At least 16 MLB teams, including the San Diego Padres, are now offering to restore his collection. Read more here.