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Saturday, September 08, 2001

Pickering leaves big pants to fill

Only the Red Sox would claim a guy bigger than Juan Diaz. This would be a great promotion after a game. Come see a ballgame then Diaz and Pickering will Sumo wrestle on the mound afterwards.

Good Lord, the man has 50 inch thighs.

The Original Gary Posted: September 08, 2001 at 10:14 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Robert Dudek Posted: September 09, 2001 at 12:28 AM (#72547)
Just imagine Cal Pickering participating in a bench-clearing brawl.

Perhaps it's worth having him around as your 25th man just for that reason.
   2. Greg Franklin Posted: September 10, 2001 at 07:37 PM (#72550)
I didn't read the article because I don't want to imagine Pickering filling his pants.

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