ST. LOUIS –  A St. Louis officer who was injured in the line of duty throws out the first pitch at last night’s Cardinals game.

Officer Colin Ledbetter was shot while chasing a murder suspect in January. His injuries were so severe, that he needed 39 units of blood. He also went into cardiac arrest for a few minutes. At the game, last night Officer Ledbetter was surprised by the BJC surgeon who saved his life.