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VIDEO: Yankees, Rays Play Ball with Kids with Autism

May 06, 2014

The NYC Autism Charter School and the MLB Players Trust hosted their second annual baseball clinic in New York City. The Autism Charter School opened in 2005 and currently has 32 students who all played ball with David Robertson, John Ryan Murphy and Matt Thornton of the New York Yankees as well as Sean Rodriguez and James Loney of the Tampa Bay Rays. The MLB players helped the students practice throwing, catching and batting to the delight of their parents cheering in the stands. Watch the video below to see more.