Grapevine, Texas Sept. 1, 2018
Grapevine Police Officer Throws First Pitch for Rangers Game on Law Enforcement Appreciation Night
On Saturday, September 1, 2018, the Grapevine Police motorcycle officer critically injured in an on-duty crash last year will throw the first pitch at the Texas Rangers game in Globe Life Park. Senior Officer RJ Hudson will be available for media interviews prior to the event.
- WHAT: Media Availability with Senior Officer RJ Hudson
- WHEN: 6:00 p.m., Saturday, September 1, 2018
- WHERE: On the field at Globe Life Park
Senior Officer RJ Hudson spent more than a month in the hospital following his crash on October 19, 2017. Since his hospital release on November 22, 2017, Senior Officer Hudson has shown incredible strength, courage and perseverance. Officer Hudson has completed multiple surgeries and is working his way back to serving full duty.
The Peace Officers’ Angels Foundation arranged the opportunity for Senior Officer Hudson to throw the pitch as part of their presentation to honor all law enforcement officers injured in the line of duty.