Play Ball! US Ambassador Tosses First Pitch at USA vs Israel Baseball Game

“Ambassador Daniel Shapiro had the honor of throwing out the first pitch at the USA vs. Israel game, marking the opening of the baseball tournament of the Maccabiah Games 2013.”

“Ambassador Shapiro remarked on how America’s pastime had spread in popularity across the world, and congratulated the Israel Association of Baseball on their efforts to make the game more popular in Israel. The U.S. team won 15-1.”

Video published July 22, 2013 by the US Embassy in Israel.

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