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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?”

Good cripple hitter Posted: August 02, 2014 at 11:47 PM | 8 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: astros, blue jays, jose bautista, mascots

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   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. Willie Mayspedester Posted: August 04, 2014 at 06:33 PM (#4764272)
Looked like he counted then called him safe.
   6. Bourbon Samurai 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.

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