“I saw her 10 and said, ‘What?’ ” Ohashi said. “It was so surreal.” It was real. “It was epic,” coach Valorie Kondos-Field said, drawing out the word “epic” to underscore the magnitude of the comeback.
So excited and blindsided by the news he was being promoted to the Angels, right-handed reliever Justin Anderson admitted he broke down. He was distracted to the point where he didn’t realize until a short time later that the story was even better.