Tag Archives: first pitches

  • RoboCop Throws Out First Pitch at Detroit Tigers Game…Makes 172 Arrests (Video)

    RoboCop Throws Out First Pitch at Detroit Tigers Game…Makes 172 Arrests (Video)

    This year we’ve already seen a number of pretty crazy ceremonial first pitches, from t-rexes, to hero cats to 101-year-old grandmas. The trend continued on Tuesday night in Detroit, where RoboCop—star of the feature film RoboCop—did the honors prior to the Tigers game against the visiting Toronto Blue Jays. I’m sure it had nothing to do with the […]

  • 50 Cent Makes Terrible First Pitch at Mets-Pirates Game (Video)

    50 Cent Makes Terrible First Pitch at Mets-Pirates Game (Video)

    Like many other rappers, a big part of 50 Cent‘s recording persona is that he’s good at everything—not just rapping, but fighting, shooting, screwing, etc.  But that group of behaviors apparently doesn’t include throwing a baseball, which (truth be told) actually makes me like 50 Cent a lot more. It happened at Citi Field in […]

  • Dinosaur Throws Out First Pitch at Padres Game (GIFs + Video)

    Dinosaur Throws Out First Pitch at Padres Game (GIFs + Video)

    So, this is going to sound crazy, but at a Padres game on Wednesday they had a dinosaur throwing out the first pitch. No, it wasn’t [CELEBRITY, ELDERLY], but an actual dinosaur—or at least a creepily realistic dinosaur suit. It’s so realistic, in fact, that it took me a good minute and a half before I realized […]

  • Batkid Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch at Giants’ Home Opener (Video)

    Batkid Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch at Giants’ Home Opener (Video)

    You might have forgotten about the Batkid, but the Batkid hasn’t forgotten about you. In fact, 5-year-old Miles Scott is still prowling the mean streets of San Francisco, looking for wrongs to make right. Or, in this case, Giants’ ceremonial first pitches to make right, which also falls under the Batkid duty umbrella. In typical […]