In between episodes of Matlock (we kid, we kid), some folks in Silver Spring, Maryland managed to conduct a Home Run Derby through the Wii. In celebration of Barry Bonds' record-shattering home run
and using the game (we assume) Wii Sports
, residences of the Riderwood retirement community took 15 fastballs and did their best, swinging for the fences.
You know what else is cool? The competition even had a celebrity entrant, as 1940s' All-American Girls Baseball League participant Doris Terry took some pitches. Remember that movie A League of Their Own
Oh, and there is still
no crying in baseball.