Orlando Magic all-star Dwight Howard took batting practice with the Phillies last April at Citizens Bank Park. Ryan Howard (no relation), Jimmy Rollins, Shane Victorino & Michael Bourn were all there to
point and laugh encourage him.
A 6’11” frame isn’t exactly ideal for hitting a baseball, but after a quick tutorial from hitting coach Milt Thompson, Dwight was smoking liners from both sides of the plate.
The video evidence: