The amazing ride by Mo’Ne Davis and her Taney Dragons baseball team has been over for weeks. But her ride as a ground-breaking star continues.
Last night Mo’Ne was invited by the Los Angeles Dodgers to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. She was introduced to the Dodger Stadium crowd by Queen Latifah. And, just like her performance in helping her team reach the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa. last month, she was on target:
Mo’Ne Davis throws strike
The appearance was put in motion after Mo’Ne, shortly after helping pitch her Taney Dragons team to the Little League World series, issued a challenge to Clayton Kershaw, the ace pitcher of Dodgers:
Before she threw the first pitch, Davis autographed a bat for Dodgers star right fielder Yasiel Puig:
And while she didn’t get a chance to have a pitching duel with Kershaw, she did get a chance to meet him after the game: