Little League Baseball sensation Mo’ne Davis was honored Monday as the Grand Marshal of the Festival of Fantasy Parade at the Magic Kingdom in Disney World.
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Mo’ne Davis teachers young girls and Mickey Mouse how to throw a pitch.
The Philadelphia teen’s visit with her family comes after last month’s announcement that Disney Channel will feature Davis in a made-for-TV movie called Throw Like Mo. She will a consultant for the movie which will tell the story of the sports phenom who, at age 13, made history last summer as the first female to pitch a shutout in the Little League World Series, according to Disney.
During her visit she spent time after the parade near Cinderella Castle teaching young girls and Mickey Mouse how to throw a baseball.