Yankee Stadium after 9/11

September 7, 2011

One of the most iconic moments in the days after 9/11 was when President Bush strode out to the mound at Yankee Stadium during the World Series and threw a perfect strike. I remember that moment like it was yesterday, the exuberance of the crowd, the sense of national unity. I have a picture in my office of President Bush throwing this first pitch.

Here it is: