Norman Berman, 84, said he put down his walking cane last week to practice throwing a baseball in his West Palm Beach backyard.
It was rehearsal for Berman, who threw out the first pitch Monday night before the Marlins’ game against the Washington Nationals in honor of Jackie Robinson Day.
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