The Base will require all members of the Boston Astros baseball teams to take part in the nonprofit organization’s educational support programs, such as tutoring and SAT prep, according to founder Robert Lewis Jr.
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Swinging for the fences: ‘The Base’ uses sports to push student athletes to excellence on the field and in the classroom
Robert Lewis Jr., founder of the Boston Astros baseball program, believes in the power of sports to help boys succeed not just on the field, but in life. He has recently launched The Base, a nonprofit organization that pairs baseball training with educational support.