My favorite part of #WorldSeries: a man with no legs walks out on the field to sing O Beautiful... with James Taylor. Take that, Tsarnaevs.—
Kevin Perry (@kev1nperry) October 25, 2013
“America the Beautiful” brought tears to more than a few eyes during tonight’s World Series game, and it wasn’t due to James Taylor’s stirring performance. Now we know what he had planned with that false start earlier: a rendition with survivors and heroes of the Boston Marathon bombing taking the field in a display of Boston Strong.
Boston Marathon survivors here for America the Beautiful w James Taylor. Amazing: Jeff Baumann out of wheelchair, on own new two feet.—
Michael Silverman (@MikeSilvermanBB) October 25, 2013
Some of the survivors reportedly walked out onto the field on their own for the first time since the bombing.
Truly awesome indeed: