NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 28: Zachary Pym Williams and Robin Williams attend The Comedy Awards 2012 at Hammerstein Ballroom on April 28, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
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October 26, 2014 4:52 PM EDT

Robin Williams’ son, Zak, will throw the first pitch to actor Billy Crystal at Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday night, MLB announced on Twitter.

Crystal was a close friend of Williams, who took his own life at age 63 in August this year. Crystal also gave a moving tribute to Williams at the 2014 Emmy Awards.

The San Francisco Giants will play the Kansas City Royals in Game 5 tonight. Williams lived in the San Francisco area and was a major figure in the city’s comedy scene.

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