MLB Great’s Daughter Allegedly Abandoned Infant In NH Woods

  • Alexandra Eckersley, the adopted daughter of MLB Hall of Fame pitcher Dennis Eckersley, is facing a felony charge of reckless conduct after her newborn baby was found unclothed and freezing in 18-degree weather in a dark wooded area in New Hampshire early Monday morning, according to officials.
  • Officers responded to a report of a woman who had given birth to a baby in a tent in the woods near the West Side Arena in Manchester just before 1 a.m., police said, per Boston 25 News.
  • Alexandra, 26, allegedly lied to authorities about the baby’s whereabouts and claimed she had given birth prematurely.