Internet legend 'Tara' the cat to throw out first pitch in Class A game

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The video was posted on YouTube just two days ago, but it already has over 10 million views. This is, after all, 2014. Here it is, Tara the cat becoming a legend:

[I understand attention spans are stupid short now, so if you can't watch 56 seconds, go to the 25-second mark and watch Tara work her magic on the hooligan dog]

And now, Tara will "throw out" the first pitch for a Class A game between Bakersfield (Reds) and Lancaster (Astros) this coming Tuesday. Obviously there will be some help but the cat will be part of the festivities (via Plus, it appears there's a "buy one, get one" ticket offer for fans who donate an animal item:

Tara is the gift that just keeps on giving.

Hat-tip: SB Nation

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