2021 : Detroit Tiger Akil Baddoo Hits Homer on First Pitch

April 4, 2023 all-day

On April 4, 2021, Tigers outfielder Akil Baddoo hit his first pitch in an MLB game out of the park for a homer.   Although the number of fans in the stadium were limited because of  Covid restrictions, his parents were there to witness his major league debut.

Source : Nathan Vandenberg, “ Detroit Tigers’ Akil Baddoo Hit a Home Run on His First MLB Pitch “, 730am the game, April 5, 2021.