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Randy Johnson showed a bit of rust as he airmailed his first pitch at Chase Field

Randy Johnson carved out a Hall of Fame career primarily on the strength of his stuff -- a fastball that could touch 100 mph and a wipeout slider -- but his command was often underrated, especially for a 6'10" pitcher. After struggling with command early in his career, by the time Johnson led the D-backs to the World Series in 2001, he was walking fewer than three batters per nine innings. 

Prior to Thursday night's 6-3 win over the Mets, members of the 2002 D-backs -- including Johnson -- threw out the first pitch. The Big Unit showed off some uncharacteristic wildness, nearly overshooting Steven Souza Jr. 

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Based on how he does some arm circles after the pitch, maybe Johnson could have used a more vigorous warmup before taking the mound. Regardless, it's clear that first pitches aren't as easy as they look.