On May 12, sports news website SportsGrid reported Jessica’s opening pitch as, “There was a a surprising opening pitch in Korea.”
The website said, “Jessica, a member of SNSD born in San Francisco, threw a terrible opening pitch even after she had an enough practice. It was so weird that all the audiences were surprised by it, including her. It was fortunate that it didn’t happen by a current player.”
On May 11, Jessica threw the first ball it the pro baseball game between LG Twins and Samsung Lions. Dressed in a baseball uniform, she took the mount as a opening pitcher and showed off a perfect wind-up. However, the ball fell only two meters away from her.
People responded: “That was an awesome pitch,” “Was it even reported in the U.S.?” “Jessica must be really embarrassed.”