VIDEO: Barry Zito jams with Metallica

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In advance of Metallica Night at San Francisco's AT&T Park on Friday, Giants pitcher and known guitarist Barry Zito took occasion to jam with Metallica. I'm guessing the video below won't interest many beyond Giants and/or Metallica fans.

Being a huge Metallica fan myself, I was beyond pleased to see Zito choose Fade to Black as the song that he wanted to play -- and he actually nailed the intro.

As a warning before clicking through, the video isn't all Zito jamming with the band. It's an almost nine-minute mixture of Zito footage with interviews and also shows him hanging out a bit with the band and checking out Metallica's headquarters.

Hat-tip: Big League Stew

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