On Friday July 17th the Arizona Diamondbacks conducted a special Pre-game ceremony to recognize and honor first responders from around the state. Representatives from various law enforcement, fire and military units received framed autographed player jerseys as a special thank you to the first responder community.
PLEA also received special regognition for its participation in the Luis Gonzalez Celebrity Hitting Challenge which raised $95,000 to benefit non-profit charities that support first responders and their families.
PLEA would like to extend special thanks to Arizona Public Service for sponsoring the PLEA team.
Below: Chief Joe Yahner of the Phoenix PD and Chief Kara Kalkbrenner of the Phoenix FD throw out the first pitch.