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NASCAR driver Danica Patrick throws out a ceremonial (Credit: AP)

NASCAR driver Danica Patrick throws out a ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Houston Astros and the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. (July 1, 2012)

Who's throwing out the first pitch?

Around the majors as people throw out the ceremonial first pitch before baseball games in 2012.

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 30: Shane Battier of
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MIAMI, FL - JUNE 30: Shane Battier of the Miami Heat throws the first pitch before a game between the Miami Marlins and the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on June 30, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Race car driver Danica Patrick throws out a
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Race car driver Danica Patrick throws out a ceremonial first pitch before the Chicago Cubs/Houston Astros game at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (July 1, 2012)

NASCAR driver Danica Patrick throws out a ceremonial
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NASCAR driver Danica Patrick throws out a ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Houston Astros and the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. (July 1, 2012)

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ST. PETERSBURG - JUNE 30: Lead singer of
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ST. PETERSBURG - JUNE 30: Lead singer of the group, Earth Wind and Fire, Philip Bailey, throws out the ceremonial first pitch just before the start of the game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Detroit Tigers at Tropicana Field on June 30, 2012 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 06: Washington Capitals head
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WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 06: Washington Capitals head coach Adam Oates throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the start of the Washington Nationals and Colorado Rockies game at Nationals Park on July 6, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 5: Georgia Governor Nathan
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TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 5: Georgia Governor Nathan Deal throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to MLB game action between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Kansas City Royals July 5, 2012 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Brad White/Getty Images)

CHICAGO, IL- JULY 7: Pavel Pardo #17 of
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CHICAGO, IL- JULY 7: Pavel Pardo #17 of the Chicago Fire gets ready to throw out a ceremonial first pitch before the Chicago White Sox Toronto Blue Jays game on July 7, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox won 2-0. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

HOUSTON,TX- JULY 06: Former Houston Astro Jose Cruz
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HOUSTON,TX- JULY 06: Former Houston Astro Jose Cruz throws out the ceremonial first pitch before a game between the Astros and the Milwaukee Brewers on July 6, 2012 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

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Journalist John King throws out the first pitch
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Journalist John King throws out the first pitch before the second baseball game of a doubleheader between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees in Boston, Saturday, July 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

DETROIT, MI - JULY 08: Actor Dax Shepard
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DETROIT, MI - JULY 08: Actor Dax Shepard throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the start of the game between the Kansas City Royals and the Detroit Tigers Comerica Park on July 8, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 7: Actor Charlie
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SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 7: Actor Charlie Sheen acknowledges the fans before throwing out the first pitch before a baseball game between the Cincinnati Reds and the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on July 7, 2012 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

United States Marine Cpl. Nick Kimmel throws out
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United States Marine Cpl. Nick Kimmel throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the baseball game between the San Diego Padres and Cincinnati Reds, Sunday, July 8, 2012, in San Diego. Cpl. Kimmel, who had offers to play college baseball at the University of Arizona, is a veteran of two tours in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Detroit Lions' Cliff Avril tosses out a ceremonial
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Detroit Lions' Cliff Avril tosses out a ceremonial first pitch before theDetroit Tigers baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park, Sunday, July 8, 2012, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

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George Brett throws a ceremonial first pitch before
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George Brett throws a ceremonial first pitch before the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 10, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

BOSTON, MA - JULY 08: Linda Ruth Tosetti,
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BOSTON, MA - JULY 08: Linda Ruth Tosetti, granddaughter of former New York Yankees player Babe Ruth, throws out the first pitch prior to the game between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees on July 8, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

BOSTON, MA - JULY 08: Claudia Williams, daughter
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BOSTON, MA - JULY 08: Claudia Williams, daughter of former Boston Red Sox player Ted Williams, throws out the first pitch prior to the game between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees on July 8, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Former Kansas City Royals All-Star and Hall of
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Former Kansas City Royals All-Star and Hall of Famer George Brett throws out the ceremonial first pitch during the 83rd MLB All-Star Game. (July 10, 2012)

Snoop Dogg gestures before throwing out a ceremonial
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Snoop Dogg gestures before throwing out a ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Minnesota Twins and the Chicago White Sox in Chicago. (May 24, 2012)

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Green Bay Packers' Charles Woodson throws out the
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Green Bay Packers' Charles Woodson throws out the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the San Francisco Giants, Wednesday, May 23, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

PGA golfer Jason Dufner walks off the mound
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PGA golfer Jason Dufner walks off the mound after throwing out the first pitch before the baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Texas Rangers Friday, May 25, 2012, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

The Baltimore Orioles Bird congratulates Iraq War veteran
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The Baltimore Orioles Bird congratulates Iraq War veteran Luis Rosa who threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Kansas City Royals and the Orioles baseball game on Sunday, May 27, 2012, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Former Seattle Mariners pitcher Gaylord Perry throws out
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Former Seattle Mariners pitcher Gaylord Perry throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the Mariners' baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels on Friday, May 25, 2012, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Former Boston Red Sox's Trot Nixon throws out
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Former Boston Red Sox's Trot Nixon throws out the first pitch before a baseball game between the Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers in Boston, Monday, May 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

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BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 27: Jim Johnson #43
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BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 27: Jim Johnson #43 of the Baltimore Orioles shakes hands with Iraqi War veteran Luis Rosa after the ceremonial first pitch was thrown out before the start of the Orioles and Kansas City Royals game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 27, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 30: David Wilson,
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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 30: David Wilson, first round pick of the New York Giants throws out the first pitch before the game betwwen the New York Mets and the Philadelphia Phillies on May 30, 2012 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo delivers the ceremonial
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Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo delivers the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Texas Rangers, Wednesday, May 30, 2012, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Former Houston Astros pitcher J.R. Richard throws out
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Former Houston Astros pitcher J.R. Richard throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the Astros' baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds on Friday, June 1, 2012, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 30: Boxing trainer
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 30: Boxing trainer Freddie Roach throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Los Angeles Dodgers on May 30, 2012 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

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CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 02: Baseball Hall of
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CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 02: Baseball Hall of Fame member Carlton Fisk throws out the first pitch before the Chicago White Sox versus the Seattle Mariners game on June 2, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

ST. PETERSBURG - JUNE 01: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
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ST. PETERSBURG - JUNE 01: Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano throws out the ceremonial first pitch just before the start of the game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Baltimore Orioles at Tropicana Field on June 1, 2012 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

EDGAR MARTINEZ, Seattle Mariners legend Pick: Ravens 20,
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EDGAR MARTINEZ, Seattle Mariners legend
Pick: Ravens 20, 49ers 14
"Both quarterbacks and defense are good, but Flacco is too cool to lose."

Former Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula rides in
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Former Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula rides in a cart to throw out the first pitch before the game between the Miami Marlins and the Tampa Bay Rays at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida, Friday, June 8, 2012. (Joe Rimkus Jr./Miami Herald/MCT)

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 03: Former MLB
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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 03: Former MLB player John Franco throws the ceremonial first pitch of the game to his son JJ Franco as he is inducted into the New York Mets Hall of Fame before the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on June 3, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

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LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 11: Los Angeles
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LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 11: Los Angeles Dodgers Spanish language broadcaster Jaime Jarrin pumps his fist after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before the game agaisnt the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on June 11, 2012 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. Jarrin was honored for his fifty four years on the job. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

ATLANTA, GA - JUNE 08: Former Atlanta Braves
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ATLANTA, GA - JUNE 08: Former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz throws out the ceremonial first pitch after his #29 retirement ceremony and before the game between the Atlanta Braves and the Toronto Blue Jays at Turner Field on June 8, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Lt. Sean Flanagan of Central Washington's Army ROTC
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Lt. Sean Flanagan of Central Washington's Army ROTC Ranger Challenge team throws out the first pitch of an interleague baseball game against the San Diego Padres to Seattle Mariners pitcher Blake Beavan, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Golfer Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, throws out
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Golfer Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, throws out the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and the Houston Astros in San Francisco, Tuesday, June 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 12: John Popper, lead
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CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 12: John Popper, lead singer of Blues Traveler, throws out the first pitch before the game between Detroit Tigers and the Chicago Cubs on June 12, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

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Bea Cohen, who at 102 is the oldest
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Bea Cohen, who at 102 is the oldest living female World War II veteran in California, throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the Dodgers and Angels meet in an interleague baseball game at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles Tuesday, June 12, 2012. When she was 4 years old Cohen saw the start of World War I when her hometown in Romania was bombed. Her family immigrated to the U.S., where she went to work for Douglas Aircraft during World War II, but left Douglas to join the Army. The man assisting her is unidentified. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 12: United States
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LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 12: United States Army Chief of Staff General Ray Odierno throws out the first pitch before the game between the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and the Los Angeles Dodgers on June 12, 2012 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick throws out the ceremonial
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NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the game between the New York Mets and the Tampa Bay Rays. (June 12, 2012)

Former Detroit Tiger Magglio Ordonez tosses out a
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Former Detroit Tiger Magglio Ordonez tosses out a ceremonial first pitch following his retirement ceremony before the Tigers game against the New York Yankees in Detroit on Sunday. (June 3, 2012)

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"Darth Vader" throws the ceremonial first pitch on Star Wars Night. (June 2, 2012)

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Former Met Dwight Gooden waves to the crowd
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Former Met Dwight Gooden waves to the crowd before throwing out the ceremonial first pitch prior to a game against the San Diego Padres. (May 27, 2012)

Actor Daniel Dae Kim throws out a first
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Actor Daniel Dae Kim throws out a first pitch before a baseball game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets. (May 7, 2012)

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 20: Caroline Kennedy, Boston
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BOSTON, MA - APRIL 20: Caroline Kennedy, Boston Mayor Thomas Menino and Thomas Fitzgerald prepare to throw out the first pitch during 100 Years of Fenway Park ceremony before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees at Fenway Park April 20, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Former baseball and fooball player Bo Jackson prepares
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Former baseball and fooball player Bo Jackson prepares to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Turner Field. (April 18, 2012)

Former Yankees catcher Jorge Posada throws out the
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Former Yankees catcher Jorge Posada throws out the ceremonial first pitch as his former teammates watch during the Yankees' home opener against the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium. (April 13, 2012)

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LPGA golfer Yani Tseng from Taiwan throws out
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LPGA golfer Yani Tseng from Taiwan throws out the first pitch prior to the Mets-Nationals game. (April 9, 2012)

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