beep baseball http://wkyufm.org en Batter Up! Wounded Fort Knox Soldiers Can Still Enjoy America's Favorite Pastime http://wkyufm.org/post/batter-wounded-fort-knox-soldiers-can-still-enjoy-americas-favorite-pastime <div><p>Inside a gym on the Fort Knox Army post, a group of soldiers show up ready to play ball, but not in jerseys and cleats.&nbsp;</p><p>The uniform here is camouflage.</p></div><p>BJ Levis has come to Fort Knox to introduce Beep Baseball.&nbsp; Levis works for Metro Parks and Recreation in Louisville.&nbsp; One of the programs she oversees is adaptive sports for people with disabilities.&nbsp;</p><p>“A lot of times when people have a recent injury and their life has changed it’s like 'I’m not going to be able to do anything I could do before,'" says Levis.&nbsp; "We like to introduce different sports and say 'Yes you can.'&nbsp; There’s just some simple adaptations or some simple equipment you might need so you still can participate in sports or start some you’ve never even done before which is really cool.” Mon, 02 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Lisa Autry 40456 at http://wkyufm.org Batter Up! Wounded Fort Knox Soldiers Can Still Enjoy America's Favorite Pastime