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Photos: 20 Mormon Leaders and Celebrities Who Have Thrown the "First Pitch"

From Sister Linda K. Burton, Relief Society general president, to former NFL quarterback Steve Young, several members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have taken the mound to throw ceremonial first pitches for baseball games.

A number of Major and Minor League Baseball teams have held a Mormon Night throughout the years, inviting members of the LDS Church to attend and participate in various ways. For Mormon Night events, some teams have invited well-known members of the faith, such as Young and Sister Burton, to throw ceremonial first pitches.

Here is a list of 20 leaders and well-known members of the LDS Church who have thrown ceremonial first pitches, most as part of Mormon Night events.

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