Sport Trey Mancini gets incredible ovation after beating cancer (Video)

00:35  09 april  2021
00:35  09 april  2021 Source:   msn.com

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Baltimore Orioles star Trey Mancini got an epic ovation from fans, teammates and opponents -- and the footage from the scene is amazing!! Mancini -- who fought and beat the horrific disease after being diagnosed in March 2020 -- took the batter's box in the 1st inning of a spring training game against Mancini was forced to undergo surgery back on March 12, 2020 and he had very long and tough road to get through before he could return to the Orioles. But, Trey -- after vowing to come back better than ever from the disease -- faced it all with class, and finished cancer treatments back in September.

Mancini had an incredible 2019 campaign and was one of just three players with at least 35 doubles, 34 home runs and 100 runs scored— alongside superstars Alex Bregman and Anthony Rendon. He was back in the batting order in the two-spot for his return and played first base in the field. After receiving the curtain call, Mancini got his bat on the ball and dropped in a single. The story writes itself. He also stole a bag, but it was called back. Trey Mancini laced a single to center in his first at bat back from colon cancer .

In his first home appearance since beating cancer, Baltimore Orioles first baseman Trey Mancini received quite the ovation from the fans on hand.

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What a moment we had on Thursday at Camden Yards between the Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox. Before the opening pitch, the player intros took place like usual, but this time things were incredibly special.

That's because as soon as first baseman Trey Mancini's name was announced, the limited fans on hand at Camden Yards erupted in celebration to show support for him. It's easy to understand why, as this is Mancini's first home game since he beat colon cancer.

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Trey Mancini isn't letting the coronavirus or cancer stop him from working out.

Mancini missed the entire 2020 season after being diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer last year.

Baltimore Orioles fans gave Trey Mancini a special welcome back to Camden Yards

If you're an Orioles fan and you're getting emotional watching that clip above, we don't blame you whatsoever. It's been amazing to see Mancini back on the diamond and at the plate for Baltimore. He was unfortunately diagnosed with colon cancer and had to miss the 2020 campaign because of his treatments.

Mancini was able to overcome this incredible adversity and has since beaten his cancer. Now, he's back at first base where the Orioles love seeing him for their showdowns. Mancini really is one of the best stories in sports right now.

As soon as it was announced that he'd miss the campaign last year, hearts broke all over Baltimore. Mancini is known for being a great guy around the league, and countless players sent him positive messages of support for what he was going through.

Now, the fifth-year veteran is ready to rock in 2021 and he hopes to have a strong season for Baltimore. It goes without saying, but it's incredibly hard not to root for Mancini, especially after everything he has had to deal with.

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