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Nutting helps HS softball team

March 21, 2012
The Associated Press

PITTSBURGH - When a high school softball team's road trip plans fell through, the chairman of the Pittsburgh Pirates stepped up to the plate.

Team chairman Bob Nutting has chartered a bus to bring the Baldwin High School softball team home from a tournament in South Carolina later this week.

The Baldwin girls were left in the lurch when Myrtle Beach-based Direct Air suspended all flights last week - including the team's fight home.

Nutting says he didn't want the team's hard work to go to waste.

The Baldwin Softball Boosters say they would have lost $10,000 in fees and hotel rooms if they had to cancel the trip.

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