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La Crescenta resident wins Kansas City Royals ‘dream’ experience

La Crescenta resident wins Kansas City Royals ‘dream’ experience

A La Crescenta woman’s $10 donation to a charity turned into an “unreal” opportunity to reconnect with her family’s Missouri roots via the baseball field at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City.

Megan Henley — originally from Columbia, Mo., but a La Crescenta resident for eight months now — is a self-proclaimed die-hard Kansas City Royals fan. Her late father was raised in Kansas City and passed his love for the baseball team down to Henley.

The charity Big Slick was founded by comedian Rob Riggle and fellow actors Paul Rudd and Jason Sudeikis, who host the annual Big Slick weekend as a way to raise money for the cancer center at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City. This year...

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