("Silly closer tricks." A photo of Chad Cordero courtesy of the great @misschatter.)
Break out your flat-brimmed caps, NatsTown: According to a source who knows stuff and is usually right, Chad Cordero has been invited by the Washington Nationals to throw out the first pitch at Nationals Park on Friday, July 20th, against the Mets. Score another point for the folks in the Washington Nationals' PR/Marketing departments: First the Take Back the Park campaign, now bringing back Chief. Seems they're starting to "get it"; and that's a good thing.
Anyway, you might recall the Nats Enquirer interview with Cordero from a few weeks ago: He'll be returning to the Washington DC area this summer, participating in Bethesda Big Train’s Celebrity Baseball camp from July 16to July 20 at Cabin John Park in Bethesda. More information about the camp is available on the Big Train website.
Meanwhile, Cordero, who is now coaching HS baseball back home in Cali, apparently "carved up" his...