Wounded Warriors SoftballLoading
  • Wounded Warrior's #23 Josh Wege, a double amputee, dives after a hit to right field during Saturday's (07-20-13) softball game against members of the Stanislaus Senior Softball association.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • Wounded Warrior Matias Ferreira smiles as he sits in the dugout of John Thurman Field stretching his legs in preparing for Saturday afternoon's softball game against members of the Stanislaus Senior Softball Association. Now residing in Orlando Fl, Ferreira lost both of his legs below the knees to a bomb while serving for the Marines in Afghanistan.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • Wounded Warrior's #25 Justin Feagin rounds third base on an in field home run during the Warrior's 18-10 win over members of the Stanislaus Senior Softball association.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • Attendees to Saturday's Wounded Warrior amputee softball game, including Modesto's Phyllis McManus (center) and husband Gary (right), also an amputee, applaud the introduction of the Wounded Warrior players.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • Wounded Warrior Matias Ferreira jokes around with team bat boy, also an amputee, Ethan Perez (10) in the dugout of John Thurman Field while preparing for Saturday afternoon's softball game against members of the Stanislaus Senior Softball Association.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • The Wounded Warriors, including #13 Nick Clark (right), who lost his left leg in Afghanistan, is welcomed into John Thurman Field at the beginning of Saturday's amputee softball game.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • Members of the Stanislaus Senior Softball Association shake hands and embrace those members of the Wounded Warrior amputee softball team following Saturday's matchup at John Thurman Field
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • Wounded Warrior prosthetic limbs vary depending on each player's preference.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • Wounded Warrior Matias Ferreira offers a fist bomb to bat boy, also an amputee, Ethan Perez (10) in the dugout of John Thurman Field while preparing for Saturday afternoon's softball game against members of the Stanislaus Senior Softball Association. Now residing in Orlando Fl, Ferreira lost both of his legs below the knees to a bomb while serving for the Marines in Afghanistan.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
  • Wounded Warrior Matias Ferreira sits in the dugout of John Thurman Field stretching his legs and preparing for Saturday afternoon's softball game against members of the Stanislaus Senior Softball Association. Now residing in Orlando Fl, Ferreira lost both of his legs below the knees to a bomb while serving for the Marines in Afghanistan.
    Elias Funez | The Modesto Bee
The Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team played in Modesto on Saturday, July 20, 2013, before the Modesto Nuts baseball game at John Thurman Field.
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