Who else did you expect? Johnny Manziel? He’s got plenty of time to come. This is Mo’Ne Davis’ hour, and Sports Illustrated honored the Pennsylvania youth pitching phenom by placing her on its cover.
You can see the pitcher’s first cover directly above. The headline underscores the impact that she’s had on the American sports psyche in such a concentrated timeframe, and it’s hard to argue. We won’t be forgetting her name anytime soon, just as we still have Danny Almonte in the back of our mind.