Cleveland Rally Chickens take over Progressive Field batting practice
Cleveland Rally Chickens take over Progressive Field
Do you remember the chicken that was shagging fly balls at Progressive Field last season?
It turns out that chicken had magical rallying powers -- the Tribe went 13-5 after its visit, and even clinched a postseason berth.
Well, it appears the fowl has since evolved and learned some new tricks, such as fielding balls in play with ease:
It also seems to have found a friend:
There were whisperings that the chickens could be Corey Kluber and Cody Allen in disguise (Allen's nickname is, in fact, Chicken Al).
However, these are clearly just ordinary, rally-sparking chickens. Even the team president says so:
Fowl play in pre-game led to the bats heating up and some crooked numbers on the board. pic.twitter.com/CJTBXWeM4D- Mark Shapiro (@MarkShapiro) May 3, 2014