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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.
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.
Congratulations to 2015 Act of Valor Award nominee Jay Bruce for batting 2-3 with a run, RBI and a walk in the Phillies 7-4 win. The Phillies are tied for first in the NL East. Mr. Bruce was nominated for the Bob Feller Act of Valor Award as he has provided tickets to military personnel through Bruce’s Battalion.