Inquirer Letters Extra: Memorable day in the bleachers

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There may be trouble on the field, but fans are pleased with their experience in the Phils' stands. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Despite Philadelphia's reputation for being tough on its sports teams, at least one team - even with its rocky start this year - is very good to fans, nonetheless.

My wife and I had the joy of spending our son's ninth birthday with him at Citizens Bank Park, and every single person we encountered played a role in making his day one he'll always remember.

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There may be trouble on the field, but fans are pleased with their experience in the Phils' stands. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

From the parking attendants to the superstar-players themselves, every person who worked for the home team was classy and made my son feel special.

This sort of thing makes us root, root, root for the Phils.

Andrew Becker, Cherry Hill, abecker_nj@yahoo.com

 

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