Len Barker to throw first pitch at Indians Game 2 - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Len Barker to throw first pitch at Indians Game 2

The stadium was packed for Game 1 of the ALDS Thursday. (Source: WOIO) The stadium was packed for Game 1 of the ALDS Thursday. (Source: WOIO)
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Former Indians starting pitcher Len Barker will throw out the first pitch at Friday's Game 2 of the ALDS.

The Indians beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4 in Game 1 of the ALDS at Progressive Field on Thursday.

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Barker, who played for the Indians from 1979 to 1983, pitched the 10th perfect game in Major League history on May 15, 1981 against the Toronto Blue Jays.

The first pitch at Game 1 was thrown by former Indians outfielder Tito Francona, father of current team manager Terry Francona. 

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