As we learned when we broke the story that he wouldn't be doing newscasts anymore, NPR's Carl Kasell is loved by many.
So, Carl fans, check out the first pitch he threw last night before a game played in St. Louis by his favorite team — the Cardinals:
As our friends at Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me! say, "Put Him In Coach!"
By the way, the Cards might want to have Carl come back sometime. They won last night, beating the Houston Astros 2-1. Of course, they're doing pretty well even when Carl isn't on the mound — leading the National League's Central division with a 6-2 record.