When Chrissy Teigen threw out the first pitch at the
Her pre-game margaritas, however, showed up a little in the supermodel's warm-up -- you might recognize that bent-over bum from the cover of the 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue -- and in her enthusiastic celebration after the fact, as she jumped into catcher
"Dad making birthday margaritas like only dad can!! I love you dad, happy birthday!!!!" she tweeted about four hours before game time, following up a while later with, "Crap I'm pretty drunk." Mom was in the bag with her, she said.
Dad also coached her on stance and form, as revealed in a behind-the-scenes video Teigen posted to
Something must have done the trick, as she pretty much hit the target and looked hot doing it. Afterward, she explained the number 40 and name "Nugz" that adorned her Dodgers jersey.
"Forty nuggets at McDonalds is my favorite junk food," Teigen told the crowd. "My husband gave me the name 40 Nugz as my drunken rapper name."
Her tight blue short-shorts needed no explanation.
She'd prepped a few days ahead of time with the help of hubby John Legend: "Throwing out the first pitch at the @dodgers game August 5th," she'd tweeted last Thursday, the same day she was photographed tossing a ball around in
Now, Teigen did suffer a bit for her moment on the mound.
"I just practiced pitching and every single muscle of each finger is throbbing. I did 8," she tweeted after last week's practice session, following up with: "If you are one of the many people who just told me fingers have no muscles, you have zero true friends no one likes you."
Probably just a little tendinitis.