Home | Webstore
Latest News: OOTP Update 20.6 - OOTP 20 Available - FHM 6 Available

FHM 6 Available Now!

  

Go Back   OOTP Developments Forums > Out of the Park Developments > Talk Sports

Talk Sports Discuss everything that is sports-related, like MLB, NFL, NHL, NBA, MLS, NASCAR, NCAA sports and teams, trades, coaches, bad calls etc.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-13-2019, 10:21 PM   #1
ForeverRoyalKC
All Star Reserve
 
ForeverRoyalKC's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Just off the shores of Stockton Lake, Missouri
Posts: 869
Blog Entries: 3
Thanks: 111
Thanked 206x in 134 posts
Ceremonial first pitches

Ok, this may be a non-issue, but I saw it was Zombie night in Toronto and zombies threw out the first pitch.

Zombies. Threw out.......the first pitch.

In my best Butthead voice...."Uhhh. Ok"

Am I being the old man yelling at the sky again? I know MLB is trying to have more fun and wider range of events / theme nights, but zombies threw out the first pitch. I saw somewhere, can't remember where, maybe this forum, where someone had said that just anyone now can throw out a first pitch. It use to be someone of distinction or honor or importance. Where did that go?
I am no prude. I am all for theme nights and events at ball games. Some of the MiLB stuff is just hilarious. But...zombies threw out a first pitch in a MLB park.

Am I having a "get off my lawn" moment?
ForeverRoyalKC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2019, 10:27 PM   #2
rudel.dietrich
Hall Of Famer
 
rudel.dietrich's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Posts: 7,079
Thanks: 14
Thanked 1,021x in 580 posts
You have to do it 81 times a season. Every season. At some point you run out of ideas. And its a mid September game in Toronto. I doubt many noticed.
__________________


rudel.dietrich is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2019, 11:02 PM   #3
Cobra Mgr
Hall Of Famer
 
Cobra Mgr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Parts unknown
Posts: 3,082
Thanks: 316
Thanked 532x in 402 posts
This is the Jays we're talking about. Fans probably couldn't tell the diff between the team & the zombies if not for the uniforms.
__________________
If a man is guilty
4 what goes on inside of his mind,
then let me get the electric chair
4 all my future crimes.

- Prince
Batdance
Cobra Mgr is offline   Reply With Quote
Thank you for this post:
Buster Cherry (09-14-2019)
Old 09-14-2019, 02:22 AM   #4
Westheim
Hall Of Famer
 
Westheim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Germany
Posts: 6,604
Thanks: 2,298
Thanked 4,711x in 2,697 posts
This is too menial even for me to get worked up about it.
__________________
Portland Raccoons, 56 years of excell-.... of baseball: Furballs here!
1983 * 1989 * 1991 * 1992 * 1993 * 1995 * 1996 * 2010 * 2017 * 2018 * 2019 * 2026 * 2028
1 OSANAI
: 2 POWELL : 8 REECE : 10 BROWN : 15 HALL : 28 CASAS : 32 WEST : 39 TONER : 46 SAITO

Resident Mets Cynic



Westheim is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:47 PM.

 

Major League Baseball trademarks and copyrights are used with permission of MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Minor League Baseball trademarks and copyrights are used with the permission of Minor League Baseball. All rights reserved.

The Major League Baseball Players Association (www.MLBPLAYERS.com ) is the collective bargaining representative for all professional baseball players of the thirty Major League Baseball teams and serves as the exclusive group licensing agent for commercial and licensing activities involving active Major League baseball players. On behalf of its members, it operates the Players Choice licensing program and the Players Choice Awards, which benefit the needy through the Major League Baseball Players Trust, a charitable foundation established and run entirely by Major League baseball players. Follow: @MLB_Players; @MLBPAClubhouse; @MLBPlayersTrust

Out of the Park Baseball is a registered trademark of Out of the Park Developments GmbH & Co. KG

Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc.

Apple, iPhone, iPod touch and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

COPYRIGHT © 2017 OUT OF THE PARK DEVELOPMENTS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

 

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.10
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright © 2018 Out of the Park Developments