Dr. Anthony Fauci probably never envisioned being such a public figure in his lifetime, but here he is throwing out the first pitch on MLB’s Opening Day on July 23. Let’s be clear that Dr. Fauci is not a young man (79 years old) and outside of Bartolo Colon, we haven’t seen too many 75+ year olds throw a baseball with any sort of significant velocity or accuracy.
Noted as being a former basketball player, maybe expectations were too high in Dr. Fauci’s pitching debut, but here we go.
Dr. Anthony Fauci threw out the first pitch before the Nationals-Yankees game. pic.twitter.com/04Tbkh7Voa
— ESPN (@espn) July 23, 2020
Angel Hernandez actually called this one a strike, but to many viewers the pitch was a bit low and outside.
Baseball is back and you can get your first month of Awesemo+ MLB for 50% off when you use promo code SIDEACTIONMLB at checkout. That’s only $25 for 31 days of Awesemo’s leading MLB DFS projections, ownership projections, top stacks tool, & more! You better hurry because this offer is only valid thru Friday, July 24!
Sports are back and we’re giving you your first month of Awesemo+ half-off when you use promo code SIDEACTION at checkout. That’s only $45 for a month of Awesemo’s leading DFS projections, tools, and content for NBA, MLB, PGA, and more! Celebrate the return of sports with this great deal, you won’t find a better value anywhere else. This offer is valid through Aug. 3.
Now this isn’t even close to the worst first pitch that we have seen in recent memory which include:
This White Sox staffer
— Bally Sports Kansas City (@BallySportsKC) May 28, 2019
and the former Mayor of Cincinnati, Mark Mallory
There have been better lists to be a part of.
Welcome to the game outside the game! Follow us on our new Sideaction Twitter handle for the latest on sports & pop culture news across the web!
🔥 Hot from Side Action 🔥
- Lala Anthony Blames Knicks for the ‘Demise of their Relationship’
- Ja Morant Being Linked to Singer Lotto’s Sister Brooklyn
- Rumor: Instagram Model ‘Ayyyejae’ Connected to Phoenix Suns Is Now Pregnant by NBA Player
- Rumor: Jalen Rose Spotted With New Girlfriend Angela Rye
- Spurs Josh Richardson is Dating Former America’s Next Top Model Runner-Up Tatiana Elizabeth