It was raining fish at Nationals camp, and Denard Span was not happy about it
A dead fish falling from the sky is scary. But, to some people, Ospreys are even scarier.
Denard Span is one of those people. One of the large, marine-hunting birds accidentally dropped its seafood onto the outfield grass during a Nationals team workout on Thursday, and the newly acquired Span wasn't so much afraid of the falling fish as the Osprey -- which circled back, and back again for its meal.
"I was just screaming," Span said. "I'm not an outdoorsman. I didn't want him to attack me."
So would that rule out ever playing for the Orioles, Cardinals or Blue Jays?
-- Matt Monagan / MLB.com