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Sam Gardner is a general assignment writer for FOXSports.com. Originally from Orlando, Fla., he previously covered the Orlando Magic for FOX Sports Florida and has also covered the NBA Finals, Stanley Cup Finals and MLB playoffs. Follow him on Twitter.

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There might be a new leader in the clubhouse in the competition for the most impressive first pitch we’ve seen.

This one comes to us from South Korea, where rhythmic gymnast Shin Soo-ji showed off her flexibility before the Doosan Bears faced the Samsung Lions at Jamsil Baseball Stadium in Seoul.

There’s not too much else to say, really, because in this case, the pitcher is worth a thousand words:

Past first pitches by South Korean celebrities have lowered our expectations somewhat, but this one certainly raises the bar.

And it sure beats the first pitch thrown by Australian model and former Victoria’s Secret Angel Miranda Kerr at the Doosan Bears game on June 13:

As for Friday’s game itself, Doosan won 9-6.

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