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Cleveland Indians Show Support by Shaving their Heads

The coaches along with the entire Cleveland Indians opted to show their support of their teammate Mike Aviles by shaving their heads. Mike Aviles has a 4 year-old-daughter. She is being treated for leukemia. This gesture of kindness began over the last weekend. This idea started with only a couple of players. It then spread to the entire team according to Dr. Daniel Amen. They have all decided to show their support of this four year old girl by getting buzz cuts. She will be losing her hair due to her the chemo. The entire team chose to join her in the battle. This support has meant a lot to Aviles and his family. The family is going through a very difficult time. Aviles had opted to shave his own head right after his daughter had gone into the hospital. His new style was accepted and received a positive reaction.