Nine-Year-Old Victim in Arizona Was Dallas Green’s Granddaughter
The Phillies released this statement:
“The Phillies organization expresses our heartfelt condolences to Dallas and Sylvia and the entire Green family on the senseless, tragic loss of Christina's life. She was a talented young girl with a bright promising future. Her untimely death weighs heavily on our hearts. Our thoughts and prayers are with all the families affected by yesterday's horrific shooting.”
The Dodgers released this statement:
“We lost a member of the Dodgers family today. The entire Dodgers organization is mourning the death of John's daughter Christina, and will do everything we can to support John, his wife Roxana and their son Dallas in the aftermath of this senseless tragedy. I spoke with John earlier today and expressed condolences on behalf of the entire Dodgers organization.”
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Greens as well today.
The National Championship game, meanwhile, will take place Monday night in Glendale, although a moment of silence will be held before the game.
[h/t to Stephen]