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Most people throwing a ceremonial first pitch simultaneously

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  • Who: Ehime Mandarin Pirates

  • What: Most people throwing a ceremonial first pitch simultaneously

  • Where: Japan

The most people throwing a ceremonial first pitch simultaneously was achieved by 111 pitchers and was organized by the Ehime Mandarin Pirates (all Japan) at the Botchan Stadium, Ehime-ken, Japan, on 26 August 2011.

118 pitchers pitched but 7 were discounted. To check the timing of each pitcher 5 video cameras were used, placed all around the stadium.

 

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