Ben Gibbard Plays Centerfield

The Death Cab For Cutie front man is a huge Seattle Mariners fan and he got to partake in the team’s opening day ceremonies in an empty T-Mobile Park.

Ben and an acoustic guitar were all that was needed for a rendition on John Fogerty‘s song “Centerfield” which has been a staple at ball parks around the country since its release in 1985. Of course, Ben tweaked the song to fit the times and the team he loves.

The performance was posted everywhere yesterday.

Here’s the original: