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A's starter Jarrod Parker receives new bat saying 'Jarrett Parker'

Misspelling a name with pen and paper is one thing. You can fix it with Wite-Out or rip up the sheet and start over. But when chiseling the letters into a baseball bat, you'd better double-check and make sure everything looks right.

On Friday, Jarrod Parker received a new bat for his upcoming series against the Giants, and something seemed a little off:


This yours, Jarret Parker?

-- Matt Monagan /