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Knock block changes the game for Miracle League Ballpark

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

There is a new piece of equipment at the Miracle League Ballpark in Jonesboro thanks to a donation by Hytrol Conveyor Co., Inc.

The new piece of equipment is called the Knock Block and it gives opportunities for kids who can't pick up a bat to take a swing at the ball.

The Knock Block requires the child to just push a button and it sends the ball out into the field.

Joey Orsborne works at Hytrol and said it will be a great addition to the park.

"I've got a grandson that is a special needs child and it would help him too, so we all just chipped in and did what we could do," Orsborne said.

To find out what you can do to help the Miracle League Ballpark in Jonesboro, you can go to their website, here.

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