WATCH: White Sox employee's wild first pitch plunks photographer's camera

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Credit: Chris Pastrick /

Talk about a wild pitch.

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According to The Associated Press, a ceremonial first pitch by a Chicago White Sox "employee of the month" went so far outside that it struck the camera of the on-field photographer who was trying to snap her picture.

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Video of the moment, which happened before Tuesday's Royals-White Sox game at Guaranteed Rate Field, quickly went viral as social media users dubbed the unidentified woman's throw "the worst first pitch ever."

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Others compared the blunder to rapper 50 Cent's famous flub five years ago.

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The photographer, Darren Georgia, took to Twitter after the incident.

"Happy to report that both myself and the camera are okay," he tweeted Tuesday evening.

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The White Sox also shared Georgia's photo with the caption, "Life comes at you pretty fast."

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