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The least marketable skill in America

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Trey Beamon, Aug 13, 2008.

  1. Trey Beamon

    Trey Beamon Active Member

    Hope I'm not the latest to pull a D_B.

    Anyway, this guy mimics batting stances. I can't decide whether it's cool or the most pathetic thing I've seen all year.

    Here's the Brew Crew version (there's a bunch more on the site):

  2. Bob Cook

    Bob Cook Active Member

    Naw, that's not the least marketable skill. As spnited could tell you, the least marketable skill is the guy who imitates Aaron Heileman holding a lead.
  3. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    Wait ... I thought doing comic impressions was a useful skill.
  4. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    I was gonna go with journalist.
  5. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    So was I. When I first clicked this thread, I was going to suggest it go to the journalism board...
  6. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Not for nothing, but Jeff Manto's stance was the exact duplicate of Brook's.
  7. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    Isn't that restraining order still in place? :D
  8. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    That's awesome. I used to do stuff like that in my backyard all the time when I was growing up. But I only had the big names -- Ripken, Griffey, Thomas, McGwire, Canseco, Murray, Gwynn, Tettleton, Fielder, Henderson, Gonzalez -- down pretty well.

    That Jeromy Burnitz stance was great.
  9. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    But which of the 10,000,000,000 Cal Ripken stances did you do?
  10. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    I did two of them because he alternated so much. My favorite was when he held the bat level. It was probably somewhere through '95 and '98. That was the height of my whiffle ball days.
  11. Grimace

    Grimace Guest

    I still do a Jose Cruz stance at softball just for fun.
  12. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    I warm up with a Griffey stance sometimes, but I use my own stance for softball. That's not a time to screw around, Grimace.
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