Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda attended Thursday night’s Giants game at AT&T Park, his first since a February fall that caused traumatic injuries.
“Coming to the ballpark is like coming home,” Cepeda said in a suite above the left-field line during the first inning, while surrounded by family, friends and team officials.
Cepeda, 80, incurred a cardiac episode and head injury from a fall in a parking lot at the Rancho Solano Golf Course complex in Fairfield, which includes a gym to which he belongs.
Thursday, Cepeda’s son Ali said his father had suffered a stroke.
“He’s battling every day. He’s a fighter,” Ali Cepeda said. “So he’s still got some good years left. …continue reading here…