Eddie Alvarez, Marlins, Hugh Jackman Jackman discussed on The Dan Patrick Show

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Don't go to a casino while you're playing baseball cards or two and three, but they're up $800 in the background table. That's that's a good thing that has to count for something. To this. You don't know if this guy if Eddie Alvarez catches Corona, are they going to bring in Eddie the Eagle, the ski jumper the schedule like this, I would say, bringing Hugh Jackman Jackman, who played anything. Bring him in on that. Bring him in a lie or real land over a wire The zip line. He hurt himself. Oh, God. Like If you Jacqueline played second base, dressed in the greatest showman coat, Greatest showman coat with Wolverine hands, this is all I would watch you, Jacqueline all day long, Greatest showman coat. Wolverine hands at second base, trying to turn to Try and stop that guy. This is already a circus. He is the greatest showman. Why not continue it? He is. Eddie Alvarez, 30 made his major league debut in the first game of the doubleheader this past week. It's Baltimore Orioles. Playing second gave you're going to pick a team to do it against, I guess is the Orioles. He's still searching for his first big league hit. He went Oh, for three. I don't know if he got a hit after that, but the team one he's searching for easing me searching for a long time. Just ask Michael Jordan. Yeah. Through his bloodshot eyes. Can we speak of this guy in the same breath is Deon Sanders as Bo Jackson? Can we? He's a dual sport athlete. He is a dual sport athlete When you think about it, By the way, if anyone can convert Eddie Alvarez into a star, it's the Marlin said the Marlins have Dunmore with left. The Marlins have tried to be bad. Yeah, they're like we want to be terrible. We're trying to tank and we can't stop winning the Lions are the lines. The Marlins March March of the wine went that that was a Freudian slip. The Marlins are the Lions of baseball. The Marlins have, like gotten rid of Mohr VPs than teams have ever had, right. In 2014 Alvarez became the first Cuban American male speedskater to make a U. S Olympic team. He was a silver medalist in the men's 5000 meter Short track relay at the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. That is so impressive is a winter Olympic athlete. People don't understand the sacrifices that Olympic athletes have to make. That's four years before you. That's your life. You're not getting paid. It's It's a terrible, spartan life that you have to live for one a couple of weeks of four years of making your life a sport not getting paid. The only people can relate to that is every college football player. I mean, is Apollo. Anton Ono going is Are they going to call him next? Maybe you crouch pretty. Well. Maybe you could be a catcher. Handle the pitching staff if you want. Eric Heiden's Where's he? Five gold medals. That's right, become utility infield with the Oakland A's. He has heightened, actually became a professional cyclist and was in the Tour de France in 1986. And he's not going to make a Nazi gesture when you're coming in the dugout. Alright, guys, one hour down in the books. Matt Winer on the other side of this great Louis, his own Matt Winer. We're going to talk about the MBA bubble and maybe get into a little Lou Williams with him, and we'll talk hockey later. And maybe as again it's the Sklar brothers filling him for Jim Rome on CBS Sports Radio Stay Willis. Get that. Football is back. And so is HBO's hard knocks the award winning series that gives fans an all access look at what it takes to make it in the National Football League this season. For the first time, ever Hard knocks will follow two teams, the Los Angeles Chargers and the Los Angeles Rams as they make their way through training camp..

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