San Diego Padres superstar Fernando Tatis Jr. wasted no time making a highlight play on MLB Opening Day.

There’s a scene from the modern action/science fiction classic The Matrix where Keanu Reeves’ character gets shot repeatedly at point-blank range. By all means, no matter how much ‘Kung fu’ he knows, Reeves should end up with more holes than Swiss cheese. Instead, he does one of the silliest backbends in action history to dodge every single bullet.

Such a maneuver should be pure fantasy, completely impossible by normal human beings, right?

Well, call Fernando Tatis, Jr. ‘Neo’, because he just pulled it off: