April 17, 2021

Dodgers: Justin Turner Surpises War Veteran with Opening Day Honor (Dodgers Nation)

Justin Turner is one of the most active athletes in the Los Angeles local community considering his Southern California background that includes attendance at Cal State Fullerton and being born in Long Beach. Simply put, he is a great person, not just a great hitter.

The veteran third baseman met with Staff Sergeant Tarczy, a World War II veteran who calls Turner his favorite player.

Turner surprised the veteran not only with a visit, but also offered him the opportunity to be the “Military Hero of the Game” on opening day at Dodger Stadium this upcoming season.

This was a very cool gesture on behalf of the Los Angeles Dodgers and by Justin Turner for demonstrating their appreciation for the veterans of the Armed Forces.

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