Kineavy's dedication, personality inspire a team, community
Two days after the Manasquan High (N.J.) baseball team dropped a 6-3 decision to Raritan (N.J.), coach Art Gordon gathered his team in the Big Blue Warriors' locker room.
"What happened?" asked Gordon, a dusty baseball lifer with a notoriously short fuse.
"We lost," the team replied in unison.
"Because Frankie wasn't there."
The boys were pinning the defeat squarely on the slender shoulders of Frankie Kineavy, a wheelchair-bound, ...
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