The Modesto A's have extended an invitation to Governor Gray Davis and all 135 California Recall candidates to throw out a ceremonial first pitch at the team's Fan Appreciation Night game on Saturday, August 23.
"We're not a political organization. We're a community organization," said A's general manager Greg Coleman. "Our goal is to see who truly values the voters in our community. Those that want to make a lasting impression will accept the invitation."
Braving the horror show that is Comicon. We're not set up, but we'll be around all weekend.
Seeing the video of the incident, it looks like Offerman swung and missed but knocked the ump over anyway. The ump fell to avoid the punch, though some may say he overracted to it (I won't; if you were in his position, would you really take that punch?)....