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Recker Receives Touching Letter From Fan

New York Mets catcher Anthony Recker had a humbling experience when he opened his fan mail on Wednesday afternoon.

Like it’s written in this letter from a fan, Recker may not even remember the specific moment he threw a ball into the stands, yet he made a fan for life by doing it.

Sometimes we forget it’s the simple things about baseball that make it such an amazing game.

New York Mets catcher Anthony Recker had a humbling experience when he opened his fan mail on Wednesday afternoon.

Like it’s written in this letter from a fan, Recker may not even remember the specific moment he threw a ball into the stands, yet he made a fan for life by doing it.

Sometimes we forget it’s the simple things about baseball that make it such an amazing game.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.