Less than two weeks ago Aaron made what might be the happiest call of his life to his father. He made the All-Star team, for crying out loud, and even now Aaron says with a smile that the news is the first time he can remember his father “finally shut up.”
This happened on a Sunday, exactly one week after that afternoon Kevin watched his son pitch the eighth inning on a TV in that funeral home. Aaron can’t remember how long the line went silent, only how it ended.
“All that hard work paid off, son,” Kevin said.
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