Blue Jays honor Omar Vizquel

Updated: October 3, 2012, 8:09 PM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- The Toronto Blue Jays have honored retiring infielder Omar Vizquel by having him throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the season finale against Minnesota.

The three-time All-Star and 11-time Gold Glove winner has said he intends to retire after a 24-year career.

The 45-year-old Vizquel broke in with Seattle in 1989 and has also played with Cleveland, San Francisco, Texas and the Chicago White Sox.

Fans stood and cheered as Vizquel took the mound following a ...

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