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Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Joey Gathright is amazing (You Tube link)

Last season, this video of him jumping a car came out.  I never thought he’d use that skill in a game.

Jimmy P Posted: March 26, 2008 at 04:04 PM | 10 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Cowboy Popup Posted: March 26, 2008 at 05:02 PM (#2720863)
Whoa! Cool.
   2. The elusive Robert Denby Posted: March 26, 2008 at 05:07 PM (#2720865)
   3. cardsfanboy Posted: March 26, 2008 at 05:11 PM (#2720868)
I wonder if not jumping a car will become a condition in his next contract.
   4. JRVJ (formerly Delta Socrates) Posted: March 26, 2008 at 05:16 PM (#2720873)
Bah.

It's not like he did a Matrix-like contortion or something.
   5. Damon Rutherford Posted: March 26, 2008 at 05:20 PM (#2720877)
Now, that is what Alex Rodriguez should have done, not a pansy-slap attempt to knock the ball out of the glove.
   6. Jim Wisinski Posted: March 26, 2008 at 05:40 PM (#2720899)
I wonder if not jumping a car will become a condition in his next contract.


It already was when he was with the Rays.
   7. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: March 26, 2008 at 06:50 PM (#2720969)
Now if only the Royals would strategically place cars in the outfield, maybe his defense might improve.
   8. The Bones McCoy of THT Posted: March 26, 2008 at 06:57 PM (#2720981)
Just ask Aaron Hill about his jumping ability. Last summer in KC he pulled back home runs in consecutive games off him.

After the second one, Hill really gave him the gears (in a good natured way). I hated to see him lose the dingers but damn those were pretty plays to watch.

Best Regards

John
   9. JoeHova Posted: March 26, 2008 at 07:00 PM (#2720983)
That's pretty good. One of my friends back in high school used to like to do that to unsuspecting people in the halls between classes. It was always pretty funny.
   10. Pat Rapper's Delight Posted: March 26, 2008 at 08:24 PM (#2721091)
Big deal. It's not like the car is moving or anything.....

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