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When softball coach and player preferences clash

There’s an old saying that if a hitter can hit .400 (or whatever number you prefer) standing on her head, the coach’s job is to get her a pillow. 683 more words


Girl With 3D-Printed Hand Throws 1st Pitch At Giants Game

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — There’s always a ceremonial first pitch before San Francisco Giants baseball games, but few have been as special as Sunday’s. 271 more words


Fallen Deputies Honored During First Pitch At Rockies Home Opener

DENVER (CBS4)– There was a special moment during the Colorado Rockies Home Opener on Friday. The team took a moment to remember the three deputies in Colorado who have recently been killed in the line of duty. 153 more words


Canadian pitcher fends off bald eagle, American curlers can’t hurl in odd MLB home opener

It was quite the odd start as the Minnesota Twins hosted the Seattle Mariners in their home opener on Wednesday.

Members of the U.S. Men’s Olympic Curling Team Shuster that surprised everyone and won gold at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, were invited to throw out the first pitches. 453 more words


USA Men's curling team should stick to curling

The gold medal-winning U.S. Olympic men’s curling team could use some work on the ceremonial first pitches, or maybe any type of sport that doesn’t involve ice, a broom and a rock. 122 more words

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Tarasenko To Throw Out 1st Pitch Before Friday's Cardinals Game

ST. LOUIS (Cardinals) – St. Louis Blues All-Star forward Vladimir Tarasenko will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers take the field on Friday night at 7:15 p.m. 215 more words


Man Walks from Wrigley to Busch for Cancer

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – How far would you walk for a complete stranger? For Jim Hickey, a former marine from New Jersey, he’s walking from Wrigley Field to Busch Stadium for a girl from Columbia, Illinois, that he hadn’t even met yet. 440 more words