Olympian Michael Phelps to throw out first pitch at Monday's Diamondbacks game

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(Source: Arizona Diamondbacks via Twitter) (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks via Twitter)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

Olympic gold medal swimmer, Michael Phelps, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Monday's Diamondbacks game at Chase Field. 

The Diamondbacks tweeted Saturday that the swimmer, who now lives in Arizona, will be the one to throw the pitch and that the National Anthem will be sung by local musician Roger Clyne.

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The game will start at 7 p.m. but fans are encouraged to get to their seats by 6:30 p.m. to enjoy all the festivities. The first 40,000 fans will inside the stadium Monday will receive a free Arizona Diamondbacks rally towel. 

Go D-backs!

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