PHOENIX, May 16 (UPI) -- Former baseball player and broadcaster Mark Grace said his stay at the Tent City jail complex in Phoenix has been a life-changing experience.
Speaking Wednesday at a press conference at the facility, where Grace was incarcerated after his second DUI offense in August, he said, "I've learned that, shoot, if you do what I did, and are stupid enough to do it twice, you belong here. I deserve to be here."
Grace's sentence ends June 10. He spends 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. at Tent City, a barracks of tents surrounded by barbed wire, and works in Scottsdale, Ariz., as the Arizona Diamondbacks' minor league hitting instructor during the day, the (Phoenix) Arizona Republic reported Thursday.