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Two Diamondback legends to throw out Game 3 first pitch

Sep 4, 2021; Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks former players Mark Grace (left) and Luis Gonzalez and former manager Bob Brenly (right) throw out the first pitches during a celebration for the 2001 World Series team prior to a game against the Seattle Mariners at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

As the Diamondbacks return to Arizona for their first home World Series games since 2001, the evening will kick off with a nostalgic touch as two legendary figures, Hall of Famer Randy Johnson and the 2001 World Series hero Luis Gonzales, take the mound to throw out the ceremonial first pitch.

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In 2001, the Diamondbacks won all four home games during the World Series.

Throughout these four games, the Diamondbacks outscored the Yankees 38-4.

Meanwhile, so far this postseason in 2023, the Diamondbacks are 3-1.

Other Arizona legends that have tossed the first pitch at Chase Field this year include Michael Phelps and Larry Fitzgerald.

First pitch for Game 3 is scheduled for Monday at 5:03 PM Arizona time.


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