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Act of Valor Player of the Night Ian Kennedy

The Act of Valor Player of the Night is Ian Kennedy! Ian earned his sixth save in the Royals 7-3 home win. Mr. Kennedy has been nominated for the Act of Valor Award as he and his wife Allison have hosted community groups, including eight that support the military, in a suite to enjoy the game as well as early batting practice. The Kennedys have also supported Folds of Honor, Honor Flight Network of KC, SAFE and the USO.

Happy Birthday to Act of Valor Award Winner Jonathan Lucroy

Happy birthday to 2015 Act of Valor Award nominee Mr. Jonathan Lucroy! Mr. Lucroy has supported troops through his work with Fisher House Wisconsin, inviting wounded heroes to home games and providing financial scholarships to military families. In 2014, Jonathan joined veterans on the Honor Flight, traveling with 41 WWII and Korean War Veterans to Washington, D.C.

Cole Hamels Act of Valor Player of the Night

Congratulations to Cole Hamels for pitching seven shutout innings of six hit, one walk, nine strikeout baseball, lowering his ERA to 2.98 and improving to 6-2. The Cubs won 10-1, and currently lead the NL Wild Card race. The Hamels Foundation is dedicated to enriching the lives of children through the power of education by giving them the tools they need to achieve their goals.