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Dirty Tackle

Cristiano Ronaldo takes batting practice, throws awful first pitch at Dodgers game

Dirty Tackle

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Real Madrid are back in Los Angeles for their preseason preparations, giving the Dodgers a chance to have Cristiano Ronaldo throw out the first pitch(es) before their game against the New York Yankees on Wednesday night. And the evening proved to be eventful.

First, Ronaldo took batting practice and actually seemed to do pretty well (click videos to play)...

But then it came time to throw his pitch and that's when this happened...

Since it was more like a Sergio Ramos penalty shot, he was allowed to throw a second first pitch and that one turned out much better. Finally, Ronaldo showed his true talent by juggling a baseball with Cuban outfielder Yasiel Puig...

In the end, the outing was a success. Mostly because he didn't break another 11-year-old's wrist.

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