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Rays Invite 20-Foot Snake Into Clubhouse

If you thought the Tampa Bay Rays were over the top with their road trip dress-up themes, wait until you see this.

The Rays celebrated the Chinese Zodiac’s Year of the Snake by bringing a 20-foot python from Busch Gardens into the home clubhouse.

Something tells me this was manager Joe Maddon’s idea – so I’m glad to see he was right in the thick of things with his arms around “Asia.”

If you thought the Tampa Bay Rays were over the top with their road trip dress-up themes, wait until you see this.

The Rays celebrated the Chinese Zodiac’s Year of the Snake by bringing a 20-foot python from Busch Gardens into the home clubhouse.

Something tells me this was manager Joe Maddon’s idea – so I’m glad to see he was right in the thick of things with his arms around “Asia.”

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.