President Obamas first pitch foxsports Oct 20, 2016 at 5:01p ET 0714 MLB ASG Obama First Pitch CP Winding up President Barack Obama prepares to throw the ceremonial first pitch before Tuesday night's Major League Baseball All-Star Game. Lefty's delivery President Obama steps into his throw on the ceremonial first pitch. Get a grip President Obama's grip offers no clue to what his ceremonial first pitch will be. Four-seam fastball? Cutter? Gyroball? Hard to tell. Over the top President Obama follows through on his ceremonial first pitch. On its way Albert Pujols of the St. Louis Cardinals prepares to catch President Obama's first pitch. Drop ball Is the pitch going to reach the plate? Albert Pujols reaches forward to snag the ball before it can hit the dirt. Man of the hour President Obama waves as he jogs off the field. Mutual respect Even though he's wearing a White Sox jacket, President Obama embraces Cardinals star Albert Pujols after the ceremonial first pitch. Power hug The ceremonial first pitch is over, so President Obama and his catcher for the evening, Albert Pujols, share a hug.