BOXING: Guerrero to throw out first pitch at A’s game Sunday

Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero speaks to his opponent Selcuk Aydin, who is being broadcast from Germany and displayed on a TV screen, during a news conference about his upcoming WBC interim welterweight world championship fight July 28 against Selcuk Aydin a

Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero can throw a mean jab. But can the Gilroy native and five-time world champion find the strike zone?

Guerrero will get his chance to show off his baseball skills when he throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Oakland A’s taking on the New York Yankees on Sunday.

The Ghost (29-1-1, 18 KOs) is closing in on his July 28 bout against Selcuk Aydin (23-0-0 17 KOs) for the vacant WBC Interim Welterweight world championship at HP Pavilion in San Jose.

Tues., July 24
1:00 p.m. Fighter workouts Open to the public
Location: San Jose Boxing & Fitness(3469 McKee Rd.; San Jose, CA 95127)
1:00 p.m. – Selcuk Aydin
1:45 p.m. – Robert Guerrero
Wed., July 25
1:00 p.m. Final news conference
Fri., July 27
1:00 p.m. Official weigh-in open to the public
Location: Circle of Palms (120 South Market St.; San Jose, CA 95113)
Note: Located adjacent to The Fairmount San Jose.
Sat., July 28
3:30 p.m. HP Pavilion doors open
3:35 p.m. First fight begins
5 p.m. SHOWTIME EXTREME® telecast begins
7 p.m. SHOWTIME® Championship Boxing telecast begins

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