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11-Year-Old Born Without Hands and Legs Throws First Pitch at Yankees Game

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Throwing out a fist pitch at a baseball game is no simple task (remember Carly Rae Jepsen’s hilarious flop in 2013?) but 11-year-old Landis Sims makes it look easy.

The die-hard New York Yankees fan, who was born without hands and legs, delivered a seriously respectable pitch before Sunday’s game at Yankee Stadium against the Baltimore Orioles.

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His mother, Amanda Haag, says that her son was not nervous. She told ABC News that prior to the game her son likely thought, ” ‘This is really cool just throwing from a Major League pitcher’s mound.’ ”

Haag says her son has always had a “Watch me. I can do this, and don’t tell me I can’t,” attitude.

Landis can bat, run bases and throw — just like his peers.

The 11-year-old, who signed a one-day contract with the Yankees in 2016, will also announce one of the team’s draft picks on Monday.