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Katie Ledecky Throws Out First Pitch at Nationals Game (Video)

Katie Ledecky Throws Out First Pitch at Nationals Game (Video)

Katie Ledecky winds up to throw the first pitch while on the mound before the Washington Nationals game at Nationals Park on Wednesday (August 24) in Washington, D.C.

The 19-year-old Olympic swimmer handed off her gold medals from the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics to right fielder Bryce Harper.

“We kind of planned that when I got to the park today,” Katie said (via Washington Post. “I proposed that idea and I guess Bryce wanted to be the one that held them, so, it was pretty fun to get out there and have that moment and throw a strike.”


Katie Ledecky Throws Out First Pitch at Nationals Game

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  • piste_five

    katie is such an inspiration! love her!!! go katie!!

  • Mildredrdalton2

    <<fb… ★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★::::::!iw102t:….,…….

  • Sprite

    I practiced, in a similar fashion to Dennis Lilley with cricket; finding a way to develop the ‘knuckle ball’, it worked only once as a ‘donkey drop’. http://www.dictionarycentral.com/definition/donkey-drop.html (indoor Cricket)
    - with a little help from my friend ‘donkey’. Thanks America !