Lane Goodwin’s Brother Throws Out First Pitch To Honor Him

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- Team Lane was there as the Cardinals took on the Diamondbacks and to throw out the first pitch.

Team Lane represents Lane Goodwin, a young Cardinal fan who took his love for the team to the internet as he battled cancer.

His battle created the "Thumbs Up For Lane" campaign that received national attention.

Thirteen-year-old Lane lost his battle with cancer last year. But his family says he is with them every day and with his brother Landen as he threw out that all important pitch.

Along with the honor of the first pitch and the ball, Landen Goodwin also got a wrist band from #53 Matt Adams.

Related Stories:

Lane Goodwin Laid To Rest

Lane Goodwin’s Memory Lives On With Cardinal Fans

Cardinals Issue Statement On Lane Goodwin’s Death

Cardinals Biggest Fan Lane Goodwin Passes

Scam Targets “Thumbs Up For Lane” Foundation

Cards Offer A “Thumbs Up” For Kid With Cancer

Cardinals Biggest Fan Fighting Childhood Cancer

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.