WATCH: Baseball themed gender reveal goes hilariously wrong when dad takes a pitch

Baseball scouts like to talk about the five tools: hit for average, hit for power, speed, defense, and throwing. Many consider plate discipline the sixth tool. Being able to tell a ball from a strike goes a long way.

Recently an unnamed couple decided to reveal their baby's gender with a baseball themed reveal party. The problem? The father showed a little much plate discipline and took a pitch he should have swung at. 

Oh boy. The good news? Everyone got a good laugh out of it, including the mother. That'll be a fun story to share.

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Mike Axisa joined CBS Sports in 2013. He has been a member of the BBWAA since 2015 and has previously written about both fantasy baseball and real life baseball for,,,... Full Bio

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