Caps to be recognized at Nats game; Ovechkin will throw 1st pitch

Ted Leonsis, Stanley Cup, Washington Capitals
Ted Lerner, right, owner of the Washington Capitals, holds the Stanley Cup at Nationals Park on Saturday in Washington. Captain Alex Ovechkin threw out the game’s ceremonial first pitch. (Melissa Howell WTOP) (Melissa Howell WTOP)
Ted Leonsis, Stanley Cup, Washington Capitals

WASHINGTON — Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin better warm up his pitching arm — he is going to throw out the ceremonial first pitch when the Nationals host the San Francisco Giants at 12:05 p.m. Saturday.

Owner Ted Leonsis, all players and the entire coaching staff will be there.

The Capitals will be introduced before the game.

The 2018 Stanley Cup Champion Caps arrived back in Washington to a hero’s welcome Friday.

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