Stephen Piscotty Homers in First At-Bat Since Returning From Bereavement List

Stephen Piscotty hit a home run Tuesday in his first at-bat following bereavement leave

Stephen Piscotty put his hand to his heart and crossed home plate, looking up at his mom in heaven.

Oakland Athletics right fielder Stephen Piscotty has been activated from the bereavement list and is starting on Tuesday versus the Boston Red Sox. "This was just, 'I love you and thank you.' That's what I did in the box, and that's her way of saying it".

Piscotty's close relationship with Gretchen has been chronicled throughout recent weeks.

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Piscotty, batting eighth, hit a home run Tuesday night in his first at-bat since his mother's funeral.

In his first game back, Piscotty promptly launched a towering home run over Boston's Green Monster.

Piscotty missed the A's next four games to be with his family, but, with one blast, his - and Gretchen's - presence was felt again.

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