Play ball! Clearwater, Fla. Coast Guardsman; not an ordinary softball player

Play ball! Clearwater, Fla. Coast Guardsman; not an ordinary softball player
As the sun slowly fades behind the score board, the players are scattered on the field and in the dugouts. Although it is December, the Florida air is warm and humid. The announcer’s voice bellows over the stadium as he introduces the home team. “VETSports, number 84,” the voice echoes, “Robert Somers, Coast Guard.” On cue, the players take their places one-by-one as the crowd cheers. Their...