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Iraq War Veteran Tries Out For The Los Angeles Dodgers — With Only One Leg!

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Talk about following your dreams at any cost!!

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!

Amazeballs, Doc!

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Russell Brand Lends a Hand To The Homeless!

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Russell Brand Homeless Man

This is what we love to see — celebs doing GOOD!

This past Saturday, Russell Brand had a night out at the Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood and decided to pay it forward!

As he was making his exit and getting into his car, Russy was approached by a homeless Afghanistan war vet.

Check out the pic of Brand and the man (above)!

While some celebs might’ve just driven off, Russell stopped to have a brief chat with the man and handed him what's assumed to be his phone number and some cash.

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