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The National Baseball Congress World Series was marred by terrible tragedy over the weekend, when a batter accidentally struck nine-year-old batboy Kaiser Carlile in a practice swing during a game on Saturday. Carlile died of the injuries on Sunday.

Through tragedy, the games went on.

Bob Lutz, a sports columnist for The Wichita Eagle, talks with Here & Now's Robin Young.


This segment aired on August 3, 2015.

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