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Chinese league unleashes a ceremonial first pitch straight from our nightmares

While Jim Harbaugh threw the most intense first pitch on Wednesday, the Chinese Professional Baseball League certainly brought the scariest.

Ahead of Thursday’s game between the Uni-President Lions and the Lamigo Monkeys, characters from a disturbing hellscape within the depths of our most frightening nightmares decided it would be super cool to throw out the ceremonial first pitch, because baseball! 71 more words

MLB

Jim Harbaugh brought serious heat for his Cubs first pitch

It should come as a surprise to no one that Jim Harbaugh takes his ceremonial first pitches very seriously.

The Chicago Cubs welcomed the Michigan head coach to Wrigley Field on Wednesday for their game against the White Sox. 215 more words

MLB

Army specialist surprises wife after first pitch at Harbor Park

NORFOLK (WAVY) – Madi O’Hara thought she’d won a contest to throw out the first pitch at Harbor Park before the Tides were set to face the Toledo Mud Hens. 58 more words

Local News

Family Day Fun at Miller Park

Today was the annual “Family Day” at Miller Park, a fun-filled event where the family members of players and coaches get to come on the field and play baseball, visit with the mascots, take photos and participate in other fun activities before the game. 177 more words

Saskatchewan girl to throw out first pitch at Toronto Blue Jays game

She was told she was going for ice cream, after yet another hospital stay.

So you can only imagine how surprised Bella Arcand, 11, was when she was greeted at the door of the Dairy Queen in Saskatoon’s Rosewood neighbourhood and shuttled to the back for a big surprise. 440 more words

Canada

Baseball First Pitch Do's and Don'ts

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – The First Pitch at a baseball game is an honor, and Chris Reckling gets to throw out the first pitch Friday night at Harbor Park. 47 more words

HR Show

101-Year-Old Orioles Fan To Throw First Pitch On Saturday

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Prior to the Orioles game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday, June 18, Martha Ahlfeldt will throw out the ceremonial first pitch. 67 more words

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