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NOAA Photo Library Image - wea03485

Sioux Falls meteorologist Todd Heitkamp throwing out ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game with the Detroit Tigers. This was in recognition of the partnership he established with the Minnesota Twins to help promote lightning safety. To throw out the first pitch at a Major League Baseball game probably marks an NWS and NOAA first.

Image ID: wea03485, NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS) Collection
Location: Minnesota, Minneapolis Metrodome
Photo Date: 2005 August
Credit: Todd Heitkamp, NOAA/NWS/WFO Sioux Falls

Category: Outreach and Education/NOAA 200th Photo Contest/

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