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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick brought the heat with the ceremonial first pitch at Friday night's San Francisco Giants game at AT&T Park.
Kaepernick blew the pitch by Giants closer Sergio Romo, who sat behind the plate to catch the pitch but clearly wasn't prepared for a pitch that fast. Kaepernick's pitch was clocked at 87 miles per hour - not too shabby, even by major league standards.
Kap's first pitch clocked at 87mph. #Niners365 pic.twitter.com/2WbA1DKFaq— San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) June 22, 2013
According to Yahoo! Sports, Kaepernick was drafted by the Chicago Cubs back in 2009. However, Kaepernick chose to pursue football instead, and that decision seems to be working out pretty well so far.
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According to Taylor Price of the 49ers, quarterback Colin Kaepernick threw an 87 mph first pitch to kick off tonight’s Giants game. Kaepernick also met with some fans and signed autographs. Photo via Instagram.com/49ers Need NFL Tickets? The post Colin Kaepernick delivered an 87 mph first pitch at a Giants game (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick showed off his rocket right arm with an 87-mile per hour first pitch at a Giants game.
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Colin Kaepernick threw out the first pitch prior to Friday nights game between the San Francisco Giants and the Miami Marlins.
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In Friday night’s San Francisco Giants game hosting the Marlins, 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick threw out the first pitch. He certainly did not disappoint.
The Giants broadcast team clocked the opening pitch at 87 mph. This shouldn’t come as a surprise given that Kaepernick reportedly was throwing balls in the 90′s as a high-school pitcher.
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Quarterback Colin Kaepernick of the San Francisco 49ers throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the Miami Marlins and San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park. Colin looks like he could be a starter.-TO
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