George Mason baseball player Sang Ho Baek Dies Following Complication From Tommy John Surgery
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20-year-old George Mason baseball player Sang Ho Baek passed away on Saturday, June 12th, the team announced after a complication from his Tommy John surgery...

“We are devastated by the passing of Sang,” head coach Bill Brown said. “Sang was an incredible teammate who was loved by everyone associated with Mason baseball. He will be missed and forever cherished in our hearts. Right now, our thoughts are with Sang’s family at this unbearably difficult time.”
One of Baek’s George Mason teammates set up a GoFundMe page to support his family...

“Sang was a member of the 2021 George Mason Baseball team. After battling through injuries throughout the season, Sang required Tommy John surgery. He suddenly passed away due to complications with his surgery,” the description reads. “As a team, we are all mourning his passing. We are asking for donations in order to support Sang’s family through this difficult time. Any and all donations are appreciated, and the Baek family will receive all of the proceeds.”

(The Spun)

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atltiger648734 months
tragic, of course. But there’s the ubiquitous GoFundMe.
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