There are a lot of good first pitches out there, but this one has to be the most heartwarming.
Colón is a pitcher and never had to bat because he played in the American League where they use a Designated Hitter. Now that Colón is in the National League, where pitchers bat, we get to watch the 40 year old strut his stuff.
Who knew taking selfies could get so dangerous? After Sun Sports reporter Kelly Nash took an Instagram of herself during a Red Sox batting practice, she later discovered that a flying ball had narrowly avoided hitting her in the skull. On an interesting side note, Nash later credited a DVD copy of the film Angels in the Outfield she had been carrying with her for saving the day.