Smith’s surprise

Emmitt Smith
Marsha Smith-Hill, left, poses with her brother, NFL and University of Florida Hall of Fame player Emmitt Smith, after throwing out a ceremonial first pitch before a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday in St. Petersburg. Smith-Hill is a cancer survivor. [AP Photo/Chris O'Meara]

ST. PETERSBURG — NFL and University of Florida Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith surprised his sister Marsha Smith-Hill, who threw the ceremonial first pitch as part of a cancer survivor salute at Saturday’s game between Baltimore and Tampa Bay, by joining her on-the-field.