07/21/2011 9:27 PM
Article By: Joe Sherman
ESPN E:60 Video Tribute : A Look Back at the Life of Christina-Taylor Green
By: Joe Sherman
07/21/2011 9:27 PM - This year's All Star game is being dedicated to the memory of Christina-Taylor Green (view the ESPN Video tribute), the 9-year-old daughter of Los Angeles Dodgers scout John Green and his wife Roxanna and the granddaughter of former big league manager Dallas Green, whose11-year-old namesake, Christina's brother, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
In Christina's honor, all uniformed personnel -- managers, coaches, players and umpires -- will have special commemorative patches affixed to their shirts and those attending the game will have an opportunity to purchase one of the colorful patches and in so doing contribute to a memorial fund established in Christina's name in her Arizona home town.