Moment White Sox fan catches home run ball using friend’s PROSTHETIC LEG – and claims it seemed like a bright idea after downing five beers
- Tik Tok user Shannon Frandreis captured the moment her prosthetic leg was used to catch a home run ball at the Chicago White Sox game on Sunday
- ‘Five beers in, and taking my leg off to catch the ball seemed like a great idea,’ Frandreis wrote as the caption
- The video has 2.7 million views and has received nearly 420,000 likes
- Over 2,000 users commented on the video in celebration of the catch victory
- The ball was believed to be from the home run hit by White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada which helped secure the 5-4 win against the Detroit Tigers
This is the incredible moment that a White Sox fan caught a home run ball using her friend’s prosthetic leg – after downing five beers Sunday’s ball game.
Tik Tok user Shannon Frandreis, who is an amputee, posted a clip the amazing catch which took place at the Chicago White Sox’s game against versus Detroit Tigers.
The fly ball appears to come from White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada’s homer.
The footage shows Frandreis’ friend holding her prosthetic leg as the ball comes arcing towards the stands.
The crowd then cheers and screams as the ball is caught in the top of the leg.
Frandreis’ friend then waves the limb around in the air to celebrate the amazing catch.
‘Five beers in, and taking my leg off to catch the ball seemed like a great idea,’ Frandreis posted in the caption.
Frandreis’ friend was seen raising the leg in the air in anticipation of catching the flying ball
The prosthetic leg was waved in victory after it caught the home run ball
Tik Tok user Shannon Frandreis captured the moment her prosthetic leg was used to catch a home run ball at Sunday’s White Sox game. Frandreis posted this photo on Instagram in August following her 175 days after her post op amputation
Frandreis posted a picture on Instagram of her attending the game with her two friends with the caption ‘Swipe right to see us be drunk enough to use my leg to catch a ball’
The video that was posted on Sunday has reached 2.7 million views with almost 420,000 likes and over 2,000 comments.
TikTok users shared in the excitement and celebrated her legendary home run catch.
‘She had a leg up for everyone,’ one user wrote.
‘The fact that everyone else is equally happy for you makes my heart smile,’ another said.
The video even impressed the NHL’s Dallas Stars, as the posted online: ‘A Star in the making.’
Tik Tok users and major corporations like Arby’s commented on the video and celebrated in Frandreis’s thrilling prosthetic leg catch
Even major companies such as Arby’s took the time to congratulate Frandreis.
‘YO @ESPN WHERE YOU AT !?’, the fast-food corporation wrote.
Frandreis also posted the video to her Instagram page with the caption ‘Swipe right to see us be drunk enough to use my leg to catch a ball.’
The White Sox won the Saturday game beating the Tigers with a score of 5-4.
Moncada helped secure the win for the White Sox with a two-run home run off from Tigers starting pitcher Kyle Funkhouser in the bottom of the eighth inning.
The White Sox face the Houston Astros on Thursday night in Game 1 of the American League Divisional Series.
The ball that was caught was believed to be from White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada who hit two-run home run off hits on Sunday’s game against the Detroit Tigers. The White Sox won the game 5-4 against the Tigers.