World War II veteran Dale Mitchell threw out the ceremonial first pitch Monday, April 6, 2015, at the Kansas City Royals season opening game against the Chicago White Sox at Kauffman Stadium.
World War II veteran Dale Mitchell threw out the ceremonial first pitch Monday, April 6, 2015, at the Kansas City Royals season opening game against the Chicago White Sox at Kauffman Stadium. JOHN SLEEZER The Kansas City Star
World War II veteran Dale Mitchell threw out the ceremonial first pitch Monday, April 6, 2015, at the Kansas City Royals season opening game against the Chicago White Sox at Kauffman Stadium. JOHN SLEEZER The Kansas City Star

Royals honor World War II veteran Dale Mitchell with first pitch for opening day

April 06, 2015 03:03 PM

UPDATED April 06, 2015 11:47 PM

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