First pitch

July 1997
Jet;07/07/97, Vol. 92 Issue 7, p48
Highlights the first interleague regular-season baseball game of 1997 between the Texas Rangers and San Francisco Giants. Willie Mays, former San Francisco Giant, throwing out the first pitch; Success of interleague games.


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