What a wonderful way to honor the life and legacy of Bob Feller!
The Cleveland Indians, along with Major League Baseball, the National Baseball Hall Of Fame and Museum and The USS ALABAMA Battleship Commission, have announced their support of a new award honoring the legacy of Bob Feller — The Bob Feller Act of Valor Award.
The award will be given each year to one Major League Baseball player and one Baseball Hall of Famer, while The Award Trust also has proposed that the United States Navy support a companion award, to be given to one Navy service member each year.
The award is the first crossover effort connecting the Navy and MLB; finalists for the Feller award will be announced in a ceremony around Memorial Day at Progressive Field in Cleveland. Winners will receive their awards in a ceremony on Veterans Day in Washington, D.C.
“This distinctly unique award will reward those who can measure up to Bob Feller’s courage and…
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