This Inspiring 13-Year-Old Pitcher Throws The Best Fastball You've Ever Seen
Mo'ne Davis is taking the Little League World Series by storm.
Mo"ne Davis is a 13-year-old baseball player from Philadelphia. Despite her innocent appearance, she boasts a mean, 70-mph fastball.www.andersonmonarchs.org
On Friday, she pitched a 2-hit shutout to carry her team, the Taney Dragons to the Little League World Series.
Davis is the first girl to ever pitch a shutout, the first African-American girl, and only the 18th girl to play in the LLWS.
Maime "Peanut" Johnson, the only female pitcher in the Negro Leagues, was even in attendance for Davis' shutout.
She"s already taking the media by storm:
And celebrities can't get enough of her:
Mo'Ne Davis ......goosebumps You're awesome! Unbelievable— Lil Wayne WEEZY F (@LilTunechi) August 15, 2014
This girl Mo'ne Davis is killing it! She straight beating it out there lol so fun to watch— Jermaine Kearse (@chopchop_15) August 15, 2014
Steeeerike! Mo'ne Davis is the first girl to pitch a Little League World Series shutout. Talk about groundbreaking.— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) August 16, 2014
So next time someone make a sexist comment:
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Remind them of Mo"ne.
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