How a Little Boy With Leukemia Became Friends With a World Series Champion


The aggression of Brady Wein’s acute myeloid leukemia made doctors believe he wouldn’t live past the age of 2. But in June 2014, Brady will turn 6.

During his battle, by complete coincidence, Brady met Major League Baseball player Jonny Gomes, who now plays for the Boston Red Sox. The two instantly connected.

Below is the story of their bond, wrapped up in six minutes in a truly moving MLB Tonight feature. Sometimes, friendship is the strongest medicine.


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