Former Gov. Raimondo throws first pitch in Washington

Former Gov. Raimondo Throws First Pitch In Washington

Former Gov. Raimondo throws out the first pitch. (Twitter @SecRaimondo)

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WLNE) — Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo threw the first pitch at the Washington Nationals game on May 4.

Raimondo, wearing a shirt with her name and the number 40, threw the pitch to Nationals Left Fielder Stone Garrett.

The Nationals went on to best the Chicago Cubs 4-3.

Raimondo was the first female governor of Rhode Island, a position she held from 2015 until 2021, when she was nominated by President Joe Biden to become the Secretary of Commerce.

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