Iraq war veteran Daniel 'Doc' Jacobs has realized a long-time dream of his, and has tried out for the Dodgers. This heart warming talk has a special circumstance, though, as Doc lost part of his leg in an explosion while serving.
Awesomely, regardless of his amputation, he was encouraged to attend by Hall of Famer and former Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda — it was an honor for himto try out for the Dodgers, something we're sure was much easier than the 50 surgeries he's had to go through since the IED blast.
While he might not have made the team, he DID throw out a ceremonial first ball before the Dodgers beat the Los Angeles Angels!
Though some staunch fans still support the scandalized family, the general consensus is that the show should be OFF the air. The cry for its removal became even more intense when the network decided to air a marathon featuring Josh in a positive light.
As of now, TLC's website shows no evidence of the series in its upcoming programming, which is NOT a good sign. While the network hasn't made an "official" decision about the show's fate, it's obvious they're headed in a certain direction...
Check out a shot TLC's current scheduling (below)!