Sold-out crowd of 7,560 cheers service members on Military Appreciation Day

ABOVE: Fort Leonard Wood Soldiers, Airmen and Sailors take to the field during the opening ceremonies of Saturday’s game between the Springfield Cardinals and the Northwest Arkansas Naturals. Saturday was Military Appreciation Day at Hammons Field in Springfield, Mo.
AT RIGHT Brig. Gen. Kent Savre, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood commanding general, administers the Oath of Enlinstment to a group of new recruits prior to Saturday’s game.