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Awkward: Basketball Star John Wall Botches First Pitch at Nationals Game [VIDEO]
Awkward: Basketball Star John Wall Botches First Pitch at Nationals Game [VIDEO]
As millions learned Friday, there’s a reason John Wall plays basketball and not baseball. The Washington Wizards point guard had the honor of throwing out the first pitch at Friday’s game between the Washington Nationals and the Baltimore Orioles. Unfortunately, his skills on the field weren’t nearly as good as they are on the court, resulting in one of the more awkward first-pitch moments in rece
Robot to Throw Out First Pitch at Philadelphia Phillies Game [VIDEO]
Robot to Throw Out First Pitch at Philadelphia Phillies Game [VIDEO]
A robot will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Wednesday afternoon's game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Milwaukee Brewers. The robot, appropriately named Philliebot, was created by University of Pennsylvania students Jordan Brindza and Jamie Gewirtz, and will be part of Science Day at Citizen's Bank Park in Philadelphia.
Barack Obama Won’t Throw Out First Pitch at Washington Nationals Opener [VIDEOS]
Barack Obama Won’t Throw Out First Pitch at Washington Nationals Opener [VIDEOS]
Last year, Barack Obama threw out the first pitch at the Washington Nationals home opener, continuing a tradition of Presidents throwing out first pitches that stretches back to William Howard Taft in 1910. This year, however, Obama is taking a pass on getting the season started with a ceremonial first pitch. Instead, recently unemployed talk show host Larry King will do the honor before the Natio