Chicago Cubs Pitching Prospect Tanner Griggs Helps Save a Man's Life

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Chicago Cubs Pitching Prospect Tanner Griggs Helps Save a Man’s Life

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Here’s your heart-warming story of the day, involving Cubs pitching prospect Tanner Griggs. The 20-year-old righty was the Cubs’ 12th round pick in 2014, and had a short, decent debut at Rookie Ball last year. But if you ask him, his greatest accomplishment wasn’t that debut or anything else he’s done on the field – it was helping to save a man’s life.

You can read the full story here at KHOU, or you can watch the video story:

That’s just incredible poise from a young man in a very intense situation. He did the right things, helped in the right ways, and helped save a life.

Hopefully Griggs accomplishes some great things on the field in 2015, but it’s going to be tough to top that. Well done.


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