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NBA People Throwing First Pitches (Pt. 1)

ALL BALL NERVE CENTER — All summer long, we’ve seen NBA players throwing out the ceremonial first pitches at baseball games. Not just major league games, and not just from active NBA players, but from NBA-related folks (coaches, retired players) all over the place. 419 more words

Off The Court

Final Homestand Promotions and Guests: 9/15/14-9/24/14


The Final Cubs homestand will include Big Ten Rivalry Week.

It’s hard to believe, but it’s already time for the final homestand of the season. From Sept. 524 more words

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Joakim Noah's First Pitch Missed The Mark So He Asked For A Do-Over

For the second time in as many weeks, a celebrity has asked for a do over on a first pitch, which let’s be honest, isn’t o.k. 113 more words

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Jim Edmonds reflects on Jack Buck's emotional poem following 9/11

For many, Major League Baseball provided the temporary distraction that America needed following the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The country needed something to take their minds off of this horrible tragedy, something to help everyone return to some sense of normalcy – even if only for a few hours. 247 more words

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Kings’ Martinez, Teammates To Throw Out First Pitch For Dodgers-Padres Game

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Stanley Cup champs are bringing their winning ways to Chavez Ravine for Monday night’s game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Diego… 211 more words

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Chris Pratt Messes Up First Pitch at Cubs Game, Is Completely Charming About It

We’ve finally found the one thing Chris Pratt cannot do perfectly: throw a baseball. He took the mound at Wrigley Field yesterday to throw the first pitch on behalf of the Cubs — and while it wasn’t a… 139 more words