Already off to a 5-2 start, the San Francisco Giants received an extra boost at their home opener Tuesday afternoon: SF’s own Batkid threw out the first pitch.
— KTVU (@KTVU) April 8, 2014
Batkid — secret identity, Miles Scott — skipped the Muni and arrived at AT&T Park in proper fashion:
— Kari Van Horn (@KariVanHorn) April 8, 2014
Scott’s legacy as “Batkid” began last November, when the 5-year-old got to become a superhero for a day courtesy of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, engaging in various heroic quests around
San Francisco Gotham City. Scott, whose cancer is currently in remission, received widespread media coverage for his day of adventure, and kudos from no less of an authority than President Barack Obama.