Found June 22, 2013 on Down and Distance:
Cary Edmondson, USA TODAY Sports 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. A similar story arose in Seattle at a Mariners game, where it was being boasted that Seahawks QB Russell Wilson whizzed his opener in at 98 mph.  It was found out later that the truth was stretched and that the pitch was actually pegged at 75. With that kind of ability with a football, Kaepernick could fall in with a category of highly talented ‘gunslinger’ quarterbacks such as John Elway, Brett Favre, and Dan Marino.  With his athleticism and running ability, he may very well stand out among this greats.  If not, apparently there’s always baseball. Follow Us On Twitter!  @DownandDistance Sports-Kings Down and Distance Contributor Austin Peat  @PistolPeat187   The post Niners Colin Kaepernick delivers 87 mph pitch appeared first on DOWN & DISTANCE - Presented by Sports-Kings.

Kaepernick throws 87 mph first pitch

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   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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Your browser does not support iframes. 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...

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Colin Kaepernick throws 87-mph first pitch at Giants game (Video)

Colin Kaepernick is just showing off at this point. As if being one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL wasn’t already enough, Kaepernick had to go out and show everyone that he might just be the best baseball player in the league, too. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback threw out the ceremonial first pitch [...]

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Colin Kaepernick throws 87 mph first pitch

credit: 49ers Instagram Colin Kaepernick threw out the first pitch prior to Friday nights game between the San Francisco Giants and the Miami Marlins. While Kaepernick threw the baseball at 87 mph his location left a little to be desired.

Colin Kaepernick Throws 87-Mph First Pitch At Giants Game (Video)

If Colin Kaepernick wasn’t reshaping how the quarterback position is played for the San Francisco 49ers, he might be on the baseball diamond throwing strikes, or throwing runners out from center field. Kaepernick was a two-time all state baseball player in California, and even threw two no hitters as a Senior at Pitman High School. In the video courtesy of Larry Brown Sports, Kaepernick...

49′ers QB Colin Kaepernick throws an 87- mph pitch for Giants vs. Marlins

49′ers QB Colin Kaepernick could’ve went the MLB route for professional sports. Kaepernick was a two-time all state baseball player in California, and even threw two no hitters as a Senior at Pitman High School. Kaepernick threw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Giants vs Marlins game on Friday night in San Francisco. His first pitch clocked 87-mph. I guess if things...

Colin Kaepernick Hurls 87 MPH First Pitch At Giants Game

San Francisco 49er’s quarterback Colin Kaepernick was called upon to toss the ceremonial first pitch at Candlestick Giant Coke Bottle In The Outfield Park on Friday night and he did not disappoint. He hit 87 mph on the toss, and that’s no surprise, seeing as how he was actually drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 43rd round of 2009 MLB draft. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

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