Throwing out the first pitch at a MLB game is a time honored tradition. Somehow we might have a new standard for what not to do when you get on the mound.
Let's just say there was some shaky command on tonight's ceremonial first pitch at Guaranteed Rate Field.#Royals | #WhiteSox pic.twitter.com/c3YT5YsH3o
— FOX Sports Kansas City (@FSKansasCity) May 28, 2019
The story is that this was a White Sox employee of the month who was given the honor to toss the first pitch. I’m going to assume she doesn’t work near the bullpen. Luckily, the photographer is a-ok after the attempt on his life.
Happy to report that both myself and the camera are okay 👌📸 https://t.co/Pu04xYY7Z8
— Darren Georgia (@darrencgeorgia) May 29, 2019
And in a classic case of social media sharing, she has been identified by none other than her own daughter…
LITERALLY THATS MY MOM!!! pic.twitter.com/MaA2FtUoPi
— Nikki (@_badgalnini_) May 29, 2019