Starlin Castro's bubblegum bit back and nearly caused a delay during an at-bat
Chewing on a big wad of bubblegum can have anxiety-reducing benefits -- that's precisely why Dave Grohl is always chewing on stage with the Foo Fighters, and it's probably also a big reason why baseball players love the stuff.
When you're sitting there blowing bubbles, you know how it sometimes swells to an unmanageable size, popping and getting stuck on your nose? Imagine that, but with the imposing
Yikes! Castro came within seconds of facing a pitch with a sticky mess on the middle of his face.
Let this be a warning that bubblegum can fight back sometimes.
Adrian Garro joined MLB.com in 2016. Throughout his travels, both Bartolo Colon and Vin Scully have placed their hands on his shoulders. Not at the same time, though. That'd be amazing.