Ian Riccaboni to throw out First Pitch at a Ball Game

Posted By James Walsh on 08/07/18


ROH also announced lead announcer Ian Riccaboni will be throwing out the first pitch at the Lehigh Valley IronPigs baseball game in his hometown of Allentown, PA…

IAN RICCABONI TO THROW FIRST PITCH IN HOMETOWN: Ring of Honor’s lead announcer Ian Riccaboni will be throwing out the first pitch in his hometown, Allentown, PA at Coca Cola Park on Friday August 24, 2018 when the Triple-A Lehigh Valley IronPigs take on the Scranton-Wilkes Barre RailRiders! Riccaboni was born and raised in Allentown where he was a batboy for the city’s first professional team in 37 years, the Allentown Ambassadors, while in middle school and played baseball for Allentown’s Salisbury High School before playing at New York University. Riccaboni then covered the IronPigs as part of Phillies Nation TV from 2012 to 2015 and wrote a best-selling book, The 100 Greatest Phillies of All Time, about the ‘Pigs parent club, the Philadelphia Phillies, in 2015.