WLW's Bill Cunningham To Throw First Pitch Saturday as XU Hosts La Salle

Xavier is set to play host to La Salle for a three-game series this weekend
 
Xavier is set to play host to La Salle for a three-game series this weekend
 

April 8, 2010

CINCINNATI - WLW radio personality Bill "Willie" Cunningham, a member of the 1970 Xavier University baseball team, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch on Saturday afternoon at Hayden Field as Xavier baseball is set to host Atlantic 10 conference foe La Salle at 1 p.m. Cunningham's first pitch will occur at approximately 12:45 p.m.

Cunningham was a star infielder for the Musketeers between 1967 and 1970, and will wear uniform number 40 to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the 1970 team. Xavier will open the A-10 portion of its home schedule Friday versus La Salle at 3 p.m. and will conclude the three-game set with a 12 p.m. matchup on Sunday. All home games are played at Hayden Field and admission is free.


 

 

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