The image is a screengrab of the moments showing Lexy Whitmore holding the ball at the MBL match.(Twitter/@Padres)
The image is a screengrab of the moments showing Lexy Whitmore holding the ball at the MBL match.(Twitter/@Padres)

Watch: California woman catches foul ball while holding her baby at baseball match

The woman identified as Lexy Whitmore managed to catch the ball while holding her three-month-old son Maverick.
By Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON JUN 15, 2021 10:21 AM IST

In an incredible moment, a mom sitting in the stands of a baseball match managed to catch a flying ball with just one hand, and that too while holding her baby on the other. The video was captured at an MLB game between San Diego Padres and Chicago cubs and quickly went viral on social media platforms. One video was shared by the official Twitter profile of the San Diego Padres baseball club that has now grabbed much attention.

The recording shared on Twitter shows the unbelievable moment as the ball can be seen flying past the boundary towards the gallery. A woman identified as Lexy Whitmore manages to catch the ball while holding her three-month-old son Maverick.

“Moms are amazing,” reads the caption shared alongside the clip.

Take a look at the clip:

"When it became this big viral thing and people are sharing, I was kind of surprised, but I think it's because it's a little glimpse into all of the multitasking mommas out there that kind of do, you know, all these things on the daily, but it's just a little clip into that," Whitmore told Fox News.

Shared on June 10, the video has garnered over five lakh views and several surprised reactions. Netizens were stunned to see Whitmore’s multi-tasking abilities and showered the comments section with cheers. Many expressed how amazed they were at the timing of the catch.

What do you think of this incredible catch?

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