“Hero cat” throws first pitch at minor league baseball game

Posted at 10:59 AM, May 21, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-21 10:59:04-04

Tara, the “hero cat” who saved a little boy from a vicious attack by a neighbor’s dog, got to “throw” out the first pitch at a minor league baseball game on Tuesday night.

The cat pawed at the ball a few times before her owner,  Roger Triantafilo, picked up the ball and tossed it to the catcher. 

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