There’s something about playing baseball that makes you just a little bit different from everyone else!
Special thanks to everyone at Checkswing.com (a social network that’s all about baseball) for sharing their thoughts on this topic.
You know you’re a baseball player when…
Is there a baseball player out there who hasn’t done that?
Very clever, Larry!
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…you wear the same shirt, undershirt, shorts, boxers, socks, and shoes because your SON’S team is on a streak. – Jon Freeman
…you know how to eat sunflower seeds… – Bill Stanton, CheckSwing.com
And spit sunflower seed shells accurately – Jon Freeman
…you have a white forehead and and a red face. – Michael Richards
… when you go out to eat…you are NOT wearing a baseball cap. – Michael Richards
…your baseball caps don’t have stickers and tags on them…just sweat stains. – Michael Richards
An athlete passes a beautiful woman on the street. If he whistles at her he is a football player. If she whistles at him, he’s a baseball player. – Michael Richards
…your favorite aromas are:
- Cut Bermuda Grass
- Pine tar
- Hot dogs
- Victory – Michael Richards
…you have a Pro Hitter on your key ring. – R Baker
…you drive the handball/racquetball players at the Y nuts by reserving one of the courts to practice your glove work in during the winter. – James Wesson (by the way James, keep up the good work!)
…you find yourself taking practice swings (sans bat) in an elevator. – James Wesson
Can you think of anything we left out? We would love to hear from you in the comment section below!
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