There's plenty of ways to embarrass yourself on live television. In sports, you could definitely do some damage to your reputation on a ceremonial opening pitch.
It looks easy. All you have to do is get the ball to the catcher. It's like a simple game of catch.
That simple game of catch often turns into balls bouncing halfway to the plate, flying off to the left and right, or a combination of the two.
Here are the 20 worst ceremonial opening pitches in baseball history.
They'll be calling you noodle arm for the rest of your life...