Bubba Watson to throw out first pitch at Yankees game on Tuesday
PGA Tour

Bubba Watson to throw out first pitch at Yankees game on Tuesday

We've all seen Bubba Golf. On Tuesday night, the Bronx will get to experience Bubba Ball.

Bubba Watson will throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium as the hometown Yankees take on the Los Angeles Dodgers in some interleague action.

Watson is the 2010 Travelers Championship winner and represents the tournament in appearances.

Last season, Watson threw out the first pitch during the week of the Hartford, Conn.-area tournament in Flushing Meadows at Citi Field as the New York Mets let the 2012 Masters champion take the bump ceremonially.

A month prior, in May 2012, Watson threw out the first pitch for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, near his hometown of Bagdad, Fla.

About the author


Ryan Ballengee

Ryan Ballengee is founder and editor of Golf News Net. He has been writing and broadcasting about golf for over a decade, working for NBC Sports, Golf Channel, Yahoo Sports and SB Nation. Ballengee lives in the Washington, D.C. area with his family. He used to be a good golfer.

Ballengee can be reached by email at ryan[at]thegolfnewsnet.com

Ryan occasionally links to merchants of his choosing, and GNN may earn a commission from sales generated by those links. See more in GNN's affiliate disclosure.

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment