The Clintons Practice Throwing the First Pitch

What an awesome candid shot of Bill and Hillary Clinton throwing a baseball in the Rose Garden on April 3rd, 1994. They’re practicing for the Opening Day ceremonies they were going to participate in that year.

William Jefferson Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton play catch in the Rose Garden. They are practicing for upcoming opening pitch ceremonies that both of them will participate in. 4/3/94.
William Jefferson Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton play catch in the Rose Garden. They are practicing for upcoming opening pitch ceremonies that both of them will participate in. 4/3/94.

Source: The National Archives

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  • WFY

    Sadly, they didn’t get to do it in DC

  • HerodotusMagister

    Surely you realize this photo was staged, like most else concerning the Clintons. If H had had a bat, she won’t have been hitting any balls with it but taking aim at Old Bill.