Boston Marathon Survivor Throws Out First Pitch

Jeff Bauman, who survived the Boston Marathon bombings, threw out the first pitch at tonight’s Boston Red Sox game.


Red Sox’s David Ortiz and Jarrod Saltalamacchia applaud as Boston Marathon survivor Jeff Bauman and Carlos Arredondo, who helped rescue Bauman, take the field to throw out ceremonial first pitches before the MLB interleague baseball game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.

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Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman.

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Jeff Bauman acknowledges cheering fans before throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park.

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Jeff Bauman throws out the ceremonial first pitch.

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Thumbs up!

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Jeff Bauman And Carlos Arredondo On April 15, 2013:

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An emergency responder and volunteers, including Carlos Arredondo, in the cowboy hat, push Jeff Bauman in a wheelchair after he was injured in one of two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.

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MLB Official Video:

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