Shin Soo-Ji is now an instant internet sensation as the video of her impressive pitch at a South Korean baseball game on Friday has gone viral online.
Shin Soo-Ji Pitch Video Screengrab (Youtube)
The rhythmic gymnast threw the first pitch at a game between the Doosan Bears and the Samsung Lions at Jamsil Stadium in Seoul on Friday. Instead of throwing it traditionally, Shin Soo-Ji showed off her flexibility before delivering the pitch high and outside. The crowd, who did not see it coming, was wowed by her pitch.
The Youtube video of the talented gymnast's pitch has amassed more than 5.6 million views as of this posting.
Check out the said video below:
Shin Soo-Ji, 22, finished 12th in the individual all-around at the 2008 Beijing
Olympics, the highest place any Korean rhythmic gymnast has ever attained.