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Video Vault: George 'The Animal' Steele tosses out first pitch at Triple-A Rochester

We're declaring this to be an instant classic. He made his name in the WWE wrestling rings by eating turnbuckles. Saturday night, George "The Animal" Steele took a bite out of a baseball before he tossed out the first pitch at the Rochester Red Wings game.
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We're declaring this to be an instant classic. He made his name in the WWE wrestling rings by eating turnbuckles. Saturday night, George "The Animal" Steele took a bite out of a baseball before he tossed out the first pitch at the Rochester Red Wings game.

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