Anthony Rizzo opens up about Florida shooting

Cubs first baseman and Marjory Stoneman Douglas graduate Anthony Rizzo returned to his Parkland, FL, high school to pay tribute to the 17 lives  lost in the tragic mass shooting. Rizzo grew up in Parkland and graduated from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in 2007.

MensHealth.com interviewed the three-time All-Star and World Series Champion and he opened up about the tragedy hitting his hometown and about the assistant football coach losing his life to protect students from gunshots.

"I  was back the day after, so it was shocking. The kids  were angry. They  were just over the gun violence. They’re over not  feeling safe in  school. Their parents are over it. I think the whole  country is, it’s  safe to say. A lot of people don’t feel safe enough to  go to school, and  these kids are no different."



Read the full article in Men's Health HERE.

 
 
 

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