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?”

Good cripple hitter 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. The Other Rougned Odor 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 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
Don Malcolm
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogSale fractures right foot in accident at home | MLB.com
(14 - 7:24pm, Feb 28)
Last: Joyful Calculus Instructor

NewsblogOT - Politics - February 2015: At This Party, You’d Better Keep It Down. Arizona Sheriff Known for Toughness Is Allowing Inmates to Watch the Super Bowl
(3536 - 7:17pm, Feb 28)
Last: zenbitz

NewsblogForbes: Chicago Cubs Valuation Hits $1.8 Billion In Minority Sale Of Team
(6 - 7:12pm, Feb 28)
Last: Ziggy

NewsblogAramis Ramirez plans to retire after 2015 season
(21 - 7:12pm, Feb 28)
Last: Booey

Newsblog‘Tres Amigos’ lead new-look Red Sox’s scary offensive dynamo | New York Post
(26 - 7:05pm, Feb 28)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogAJC: Braves center fielder Upton (foot) likely out at least 2 months
(20 - 7:01pm, Feb 28)
Last: BDC

NewsblogDodgers going organic this season
(28 - 6:33pm, Feb 28)
Last: Swedish Chef

NewsblogJuan Pierre officially announces his retirement
(50 - 5:57pm, Feb 28)
Last: Captain Supporter

NewsblogBraves insist it's a 'remodeling,' not a 'rebuilding'
(31 - 5:29pm, Feb 28)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogMLBTR: Mets Not Expected To Talk Extension With Daniel Murphy
(13 - 5:22pm, Feb 28)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - February 2015
(1193 - 5:00pm, Feb 28)
Last: Fourth True Outcome

Newsblog2015-16 MLB International Bonus Pools - BaseballAmerica.com
(4 - 4:55pm, Feb 28)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogArizona Diamondbacks' Yasmany Tomas goes to work at third base
(7 - 4:39pm, Feb 28)
Last: ReggieThomasLives

NewsblogMLB Network: Carlos Pena explains Effective Velocity (video)
(4 - 4:35pm, Feb 28)
Last: Jim (jimmuscomp)

NewsblogOT: Soccer January 2015
(569 - 3:29pm, Feb 28)
Last: frannyzoo

Page rendered in 0.1805 seconds
48 querie(s) executed