Found August 02, 2014 on Bush League Chronicle:
And the most athletic first pitch thrown at a baseball game this season now belongs to Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney.Watch as the 18-year-old acrobatically wheels and deals toward home plate before rifling the ceremonial pitch before the White Sox took on the Twins.Well done.Via For the Win

McKayla Maroney threw out first pitch by doing gymnastics routine (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. McKayla Maroney was in Chicago on Friday and threw out the first pitch prior to the White Sox-Twins game, and she put a gymnastics twist on it. The 18-year-old Olympic gold medalist busted out what looked like a cartwheel and front handspring to bring her about 20 feet away […]

McKayla Maroney throws acrobatic first pitch at White Sox game (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.U.S. Olympic gold medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney displayed her athleticism with a couple of cartwheels as part of an acrobatic first pitch before Friday night's Chicago White Sox game.Maroney's cartwheel routine brought her much closer to home plate, making it much easier to throw a "strike". Video via MLB. This post...

McKayla Maroney Flips Then Throws 1st Pitch at White Sox Game (Video)

The Chicago White Sox had McKayla Maroney throw out the first pitch at their game tonight. She showed the world once again how great of an athlete she is when she did cartwheels from the mound and then threw her first pitch. Of course her pitch was better than 50 but she had an advantage.

McKayla Maroney’s first pitch in Chicago *was* impressive

Before Friday night’s Twins-White Sox game at US Cellular Field, Olympic gold and silver medalist McKayla Maroney threw out the first pitch, complete with a couple of handsprings. And shockingly…she look impressed with her efforts.

White Sox deal Tekotte to D-Backs, promote Mitchell to AAA

The White Sox dealt outfielder Blake Tekotte to Arizona for cash considerations and promoted former first-round pick Jared Mitchell to Triple-A on Saturday. Tekotte hit .251/.324/.438 in 81 games with Triple-A Charlotte this year. The Columbia, Mo., native was traded to the White Sox in November 2012 for minor league pitcher Brandon Kloess and appeared in 20 games for the White Sox in 2013.

McKayla Maroney Throws Out First Pitch For White Sox After Doing Cartwheels

I think it’s safe to say that McKayla Maroney enjoys the spotlight. I have never seen a first pitch thrown like this before, but I guess there is a first time for everything. Definitely better to do this then throw it from the mound and end up on SportsCenter’s Not Top 10. [Instagram] The post McKayla Maroney Throws Out First Pitch For White Sox After Doing Cartwheels appeared...

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Why August Should Be Moises Sierra’s Opportunity To Shine

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White Sox outslug Twins, 10-8

CHICAGO (AP) -- Jose Abreu reached base five times while extending his hitting streak to 21 games, and the Chicago White Sox scored four runs in the eighth inning to beat the Minnesota Twins 10-8 on Friday night. Abreu had three singles, scored twice and drove in a run. He also walked and was hit by a pitch. Paul Konerko and Alexei Ramirez delivered consecutive RBI singles in the...

Bullpen Blows Opportunity for White Sox First Three-Series Win Streak

On Sunday the White Sox wrapped up a 13-game, 14-day swing against three of their American League central division foes. That stretch got off to an impressive 6-4 start, as the south siders put a series loss to the Kansas City Royals behind them and picked up their first two-series win streak of the season. Yes, you read that correctly. The Sox just have not been able to put a prolonged...

McKayla Maroney tosses acrobatic first pitch (GIF)

Former Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney threw out an acrobatic first pitch at U.S. Cellular Field Friday night and seemed to be happy with her effort. And that's no easy accomplishment.You remember Maroney. The 2012 U.S. Olympic gold medalist who made her "McKayla is Not Impressed" stare a meme sensation.Well, here she is again before the Twins-White Sox game.We'...

WATCH: McKayla Maroney Throws Out the Most Acrobatic First Pitch You'll Ever See

Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney was in Chicago Friday night to throw out the first pitch for the White Sox-Twins game. Rather than risk looking as bad as 50 Cent she opted to put her own spin--her own wind-up if you will--on the pitch.Well done Ms. Maroney. Well done indeed. Loading...

Twins pile on against White Sox, take series in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Rookie Danny Santana had five hits and four RBI, and the Minnesota Twins scored nine runs in the eighth inning of a rain-delayed 16-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. Santana had two hits and two RBI in the Twins' big inning, when they sent 14 batters to the plate and had nine hits against three relievers. The five hits set a season high for the rookie...

Persistent Offense Leads Sox to Come-From-Behind Victory over Twins

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White Sox win 7-4 as Tigers complete big trade

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