Unreal first pitch. The athleticism. Pizazz. Clutchness.
We’re all witnesses.
A decorated, gold medalist Olympian reminding everyone’s why she’s the best to have ever done it. Makes me proud to be an American.
The fact Simone is able to nail a ridiculous, quadruple flip, axel with a twist, spin move and immediately throw an absolute heater down the pipe, in a must win Game 2 of the World Series, with her hometown crowd watching — makes this one of the best first pitches of all time.
Only first pitch I can think of that’s better, this one:
(2001) George Bush throwing out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium during game 3 of the World Series after the 9/11 attacks. pic.twitter.com/BZVnblVS1E— Timeless Sports (@timelesssports_) September 11, 2017