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Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney Impressed After Throwing Best 1st Pitch of 2014


U.S. Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney was not impressed with her individual silver medal in the vaulting competition during the 2012 Games.

Thankfully, she did win a gold in the team competition.

Her ceremonial first pitch Friday before the White Sox-Minnesota game in Chicago, however, had the best windup this side of Bugs Bunny.

After a season of ghastly ceremonial first pitches, this was a nice change of pace.

A cartwheel and a front-handspring between the pitcher's mound and home plate with enough room left over to actually throw a pitch.

Call it a "change-up spiced with a balk."

Impressive indeed, McKayla. Impressive indeed.

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