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Carl Mesle at The K

Today would’ve been Granddad’s 100th Birthday. I’ve thought about him throughout the day today, scrolling through many wonderful memories. One of my recent favorites was the day he threw out the first pitch at a Royals game. 89 more words


VIDEO: Army Veteran Throws Epic First Pitch in the Most Creative Way Imaginable

October 10, 2014 By Jennifer Burke


Even after the incredible 18 inning playoff game on Saturday between the San Francisco Giants and the Washington Nationals, many people found themselves talking not about the game, or perhaps not exclusively about the game. 101 more words


Granite City Electric Partners Up to Make A Wish Come True

Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island grants wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy.

Make-A-Wish recipient Archibald Fayorsey, 17 years old of Westminster, MA threw out the Red Sox ceremonial first pitch on July 28th on behalf of Granite City Electric.  33 more words

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First Pitch Monday Night at Busch Stadium

ST. LOUIS – Now we know when the Cardinals play game three of their playoff series with the Dodgers.

First pitch at Busch Stadium is 8:07 p.m., and, as always, it’s live with Mike Shannon and John Rooney on KMOX. 75 more words


A different kind of ceremonial first pitch! Army vet wounded in Iraq tosses the ball grenade-style

WASHINGTON (WITI/AP) — A different kind of ceremonial first pitch! An Army veteran wounded in Iraq made a unique ceremonial first pitch before Game 2 of the NL Division Series, crawling toward the mound and then lobbing the baseball as if it were a grenade. 157 more words


Baltimore Comes Out Swinging

After slugging their way to victory for the better part of the 2014 season, the Orioles continued that trend in their opening playoff game, piling up 12 runs and 3 homers. 357 more words