Apr
14

Wednesday’s first pitch to be thrown out in space

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I’m not kidding. NASA astronaut Garrett Reisman with throw out the first pitch before Wednesday’s game against the Red Sox from the International Space Station. The Parsippany native has a Yankee banner, some dirt from the pitcher’s mound at the Stadium, and a George Steinbrenner autographed hat keeping him company as he spends the next 3 months up in the final frontier. Only the Yankees.

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  1. Jamal G. says:

    Next thing you know we’ll have Andrew Brackman helicoptered down to the mound in his MLB debut at Yankees Stadium.

  2. metsfan says:

    thanks for the shout out to parsippany!

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