Joey Votto wrote another chapter in his growing legacy as one of the greats on and off the field Thursday.
The Cincinnati slugger hit a home run to right-center field in the seventh inning against the Mets then handed his bat to a youngster in the front row.
Joey Votto talked to Superbubz every time he came on deck. He gave him a ball, his jersey and even his HR bat. pic.twitter.com/DzZR8geZIA— Matt Robinson (@Matt85) August 31, 2017
That fan, 6-year-old Walter Herbert, is a Votto fan who is battling stage four high-risk neuroblastoma.
He also gave Walter his game-worn jersey later in the day.