Print and Go Back Visuals - ESPN Playbook [Print without images]

Friday, May 18, 2012
Dirk Nowitzki ready for more baseball

By Patrick Dorsey

The basketball season might be over, but Dallas Mavericks superstar Dirk Nowitzki isn't done with sports until fall. For one day in late June, for charity, Nowitzki is partnering with the Heroes Foundation for the 2012 Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game.

Of course, it won't be the first time he picks up a bat and/or ball. Check out that above clip to see the 7-footer take a hack. And don't forget...

Dirk Nowitzki
The wind-up...
Dirk Nowitzki
...and the pitch...
Dirk Nowitzki
...and -- wait. Did Dirk travel back in time? Or is this pic from a 2003 game, and the others 2011?