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Originally written on The Sports Daily  |  Last updated 3/31/15

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Longtime actor Jeff Bridges was invited to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Friday night’s Cubs-Dodgers game, and The Dude did not disappoint.

As a tribute to his character in The Big Lebowski, The Dude employed an unconventional method to officially start the matchup between the two teams.

He threw a strike -- but not in the traditional sense. And he was not done after just one toss. Bridges fired a sequence of pitches and put on a brief show for the fans.

Brian Wilson caught Bridges’ pitches, so of course the two bearded men posed for a selfie after it was all over.


Bridges recently played the role of The Giver in The Giver, which is set to hit theaters on Aug. 15.

We now know his delivery method doesn’t matter. Whether it’s overhanded or underhanded, The Dude abides.

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4 Comments:
  • Nice! Glad to see him having fun with it, and entertaining the crowd! baseball as it should be....entertaining for all!
  • Do you even know what a "selfie" is?
  • The Dude abides.
  • Hey, careful, man, there's a beverage here!
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