"Bush said no. Not this year. We asked, but the scheduling is too tough. But that's OK. We have asked former President Gerald Ford to throw out the ceremonial first pitch on Opening Day. At least he can't say 'no'."
(Stan Kasten, via The Nationals Enquirer, 3/19/2007)
Bush a no-go, so NAAAtionals ask former President Gerald Ford to throw out first pitch on Opening Day at RFK.
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