She says, “It was a dream come true.”
Gwen was 10. She wanted to be a baseball bat girl. Girls were not allowed back then.
Times change. Her dream came true sixty years later. She was a Yankees bat girl for a day!
Read More: Gwen Goldman wrote a letter to the New York Yankees when she was 10. The team’s manager said she would “feel out of place in a dugout” because she was a girl. She framed the letter. It was displayed in her living room. Now Mrs. Goldman is 70. Her daughter asked today’s Yankees manager if he could do something for her mom. Mrs. Goldman wore a Yankee’s uniform on June 28. She threw out an honorary pitch. She sat in the dugout. That was a good day for Mrs. Goldman. But Psalm 37:4 tells us of something even better: “Delight yourself in the Lord, and He will give you the desires of your heart.”