There’s a twisted pitcher in S. Korea

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

href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Jamsil_Baseball_Stadium.jpg"

target="_blank">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

href="http://www.foxsportsarizona.com/mlb/arizona-diamondbacks/story/Maybe-the-worst-first-pitch-youve-ever-s?blockID=899799"

target="_blank">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,

href="http://www.koreabaseball.com/Schedule/Boxscore.aspx?gmkey=20130705SSOB0&dryear=2013"

target="_blank">Doosan won 9-6.