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President Bush Throwing the First Pitch

October 30, 2001
Source: The White House

On October 30, 2001, President George W. Bush threw out the first pitch of the third World Series game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium.  The series occurred weeks after the September 11th terrorist attacks, and President Bush honored “New York's Bravest” by wearing a New York Fire Department sweatshirt.

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