Skip to content
Join us at the Feast with 45 at Fenway Park Event
Join us at the Feast with 45 at Fenway Park Event
WBZ-TV (Boston, MA) - Sports Final

WBZ-TV (Boston, MA) - Sports Final

to see bruce at the game today, they are on the road next weekend they will visit dc united on saturday night you watch it over on tv 38 at 7:30 pm. and of course the boston marathon takes place tomorrow you can watch it exclusively t here, one team to keep an eye on is that pedro mart foundation team. the hall of famer hosted his squad saturday afternoon for a lunch and a pep talk at the hotel. >> he coaches them up as they get ready to run boston. >> thank you from the bottom of our heart. we want to pray to god that it. >> these seven runners will raise over $50,000 for the pedro martinez foundation which transforms the lives of children and their families in the dominican republic and the united states. >> i love to give back and i love getting along with everything boston does and i just hope everybody enjoys it. and becomes a part of it like we feel a part of it and we el that this city has always been behind us. so we want to be behind everything boston does. >> we just have somebody that came from italy somebody that came from philly so the fact that you know, we have committed runners and people that care about the kids and what we do it's great to be. >> his mission really inspires me as well because i also nteer in boston here for the underprivileged community and i was a mentor as well so i really relate to what the foundation is doing. >> growing up and bea huge red sox fan, pedro was the most inspiring person to look up to as a kid. and then as you grew up you just realized what great of a humaing he was and what he is doing for this community and for the communities in the dominican republic as well. finishing the bostmarathon changes your life so that's what i want. i want to finish and i want make my family proud and make everybody that contributed to the foundation proud. >> he has been a part of boston since 1998 and the hall of famer loves the marathon. and even when he was working he found time to watch the ra >> tried to take a picture to see who won. w the runners are going. we all get involved. whether we are playthe game or not. when i was on the bench, i couldn't help but go in and who is going ahead. we were always looking to see i think it so interesting, i was always a runner when i was playing so i was always looking forward to seeithe last guys sprinting. literally sprinting for 26 miles. >> page on the boston marathon,

Next article Our COVID-19 Work in Boston

Leave a comment

Comments must be approved before appearing

* Required fields