Shortly after sharing the news, their son Chet posted a video on Instagram, saying his parents are not worried about their coronavirus diagnosis. Tom's son Colin also gave an update on social media, echoing his brother's sentiments.
On Thursday night, Tom shared a picture of him with Rita on social media, accompanied by a short, equally optimistic update.
The A League of Their Own reference gives the iconic quote new meaning, reminding us to keep our heads up amid the pandemic.
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