Hero cat Tara, held by owner Roger Triantafilo, arrives to the "throw" the ceremonial first pitch prior to the start of the Bakersfield Blaze and Lancaster Jayhawks Single A baseball game at Sam Lynn ... more 
Hero cat Tara, held by owner Roger Triantafilo, arrives to the "throw" the ceremonial first pitch prior to the start of the Bakersfield Blaze and Lancaster Jayhawks Single A baseball game at Sam Lynn Ballpark in Bakersfield, California May 20, 2014. The cat saved Roger's son Jeremy Triantafilo, 4, from a dog attack in the family's driveway. REUTERS/Kevork Djansezian (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS SPORT BASEBALL) less 
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Wed, May 21, 2014 1:00 AM EDT