Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Saturday, August 02, 2014

Orbit and Jose Bautista Play With Dolls — Wait, What?

That is really what happened before Saturday night’s Astros-Blue Jays game. Yes, the Astros won 8-2 in a game filled with insanity, home-run robbery, Altuve hustling home from first after two errors, home runs (by Castro and Carter), an inside-the-park home run for Jon Singleton and even an open roof in August (the roof was open in August for the first time since August 6, 2004). But one of the most entertaining highlights took place off the field before the game. When Orbit and Jose Bautista played with dolls. Really. Stay with me here as I bring you through the hilarious sequence of events.

Finally an article that answers the question “can baseballs be used as defibrillators?”

Gch exhales the vast drunken folly of Epicurus Posted: August 02, 2014 at 11:47 PM | 8 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: astros, blue jays, jose bautista, mascots

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Paul d mobile Posted: August 03, 2014 at 07:47 PM (#4763581)
This is the best thing ever.
   2. morineko Posted: August 04, 2014 at 12:45 AM (#4763679)
I rarely find anything that happens in MLB "cute"--but that, that is so very cute.
   3. vortex of dissipation Posted: August 04, 2014 at 02:59 AM (#4763690)
I love this !
   4. My name is Votto, and I love to get blotto Posted: August 04, 2014 at 08:56 AM (#4763730)
I thought this would be about William Orbit.

And, "No Sir, I didn't see you playing with your dolls again!"
   5. Al Kaline Trio Posted: August 04, 2014 at 06:33 PM (#4764272)
Looked like he counted then called him safe.
   6. Bourbon Samurai in Asia Posted: August 04, 2014 at 07:42 PM (#4764338)
This is great
   7. Eric P. Posted: August 04, 2014 at 08:18 PM (#4764356)
They aren't dolls, they're action figures!
   8. Lassus Posted: August 04, 2014 at 08:42 PM (#4764366)
I concur that this is something to file in the "life is good" column.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Jim Wisinski
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogFan dies in fall from upper deck at Turner Field | www.ajc.com
(28 - 2:02pm, Aug 30)
Last: The Duke

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 8-30-15
(6 - 2:01pm, Aug 30)
Last: The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott)

NewsblogOTP - August 2015: Meet the … Baseball Owner Funding the 2016 Campaign ...
(4650 - 1:51pm, Aug 30)
Last: Rickey! something like a pipe-bomb ready to blow

NewsblogTom Werner: Don Orsillo ousted to 're-energize' Boston Red Sox broadca - Boston Red Sox Blog - ESPN
(5 - 1:46pm, Aug 30)
Last: Steve Balboni's Personal Trainer

NewsblogOT: Soccer August 2015
(569 - 1:46pm, Aug 30)
Last: Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play

NewsblogThe Pyramid Rating System: JAWS on a Career Scale – The Hardball Times
(101 - 1:37pm, Aug 30)
Last: Slivers of Maranville descends into chaos (SdeB)

NewsblogHow Nathan Eovaldi evolved into Yankees’ possible playoff ace | New York Post
(13 - 1:35pm, Aug 30)
Last: Dog on the sidewalk

NewsblogVin Scully: 2016 Will Be Final Season in Booth for Dodgers - The New York Times
(11 - 1:35pm, Aug 30)
Last: Pat Rapper's Delight

NewsblogOT: NFL/NHL thread
(12828 - 1:11pm, Aug 30)
Last: i'm only STEAGLES when it's complicated

NewsblogLuis Severino the starter the Yankees can trust the most | New York Post
(7 - 12:11pm, Aug 30)
Last: Chris Fluit

NewsblogMadden: It's panic in the owner's box season in baseball - NY Daily News
(2 - 12:07pm, Aug 30)
Last: JE (Jason)

NewsblogMariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik
(58 - 11:33am, Aug 30)
Last: greenback wants the dh

NewsblogRangers Minor League Insider: Profar could be option in September | The Star-Telegram
(2 - 11:15am, Aug 30)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogIts OK to have the hots for baseball players: A Manifesto
(43 - 8:51am, Aug 30)
Last: boteman asks Where's My Ring?

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 8-29-15
(43 - 12:36am, Aug 30)
Last: Dan

Page rendered in 0.1660 seconds
44 querie(s) executed