Dailies | ‘Game of Thrones’ Author George R.R. Martin Fires Home the First Pitch for Dodgers’ Minor League Team (Video)

'Game of Thrones' Author George R.R. Martin Fires Home the First Pitch for Dodgers' Minor League Team (Video)

The fantasy writer wears a New York Mets hat in his baseball debut

“Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin threw out the first pitch for the Isotopes, the Dodgers’ Triple-A baseball affiliate in Albuquerque on Saturday night.

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The fantasy writer was greeted by wild cheers as he donned a New York Mets cap and a pair of suspenders.

While the camera cut away from where his pitch landed, the announcer assured the audience this was no 50 Cent redux.

“It's a good pitch,” he said.

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