What a Throw by Jim Vance!

News4's Jim Vance shook off the nerves to throw a high strike with his ceremonial first pitch at Nationals Park.

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News4's Jim Vance throws a high strike to Washington Nationals pitcher Tyler Clippard for the ceremonial first pitch at Nats Park Wednesday evening.
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Vance admitted being afraid of throwing the ball in the dirt over 10 feet over Clippard, but he appeared to be licking his lips at the chance when he got to the mound.
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And the pitch...
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Steeeeee-rike!
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A high five for Clippard, who offered Vance some coaching last week.
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Which Vance didn't forget.
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"You made it happen, and I mean that!" Vance told the Nats reliever.
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Earlier, Vance accepted his No. 4 Nats jersey from General Manager/Executive Vice President Mike Rizzo.
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