Great moments in scoreboard facts: Teodoro Martinez's famous dad
The Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks unearthed a gem of a scoreboard factoid on Wednesday.
By and large, most scoreboard factoids are useless. Usually they are some cherry-picked and mildly interesting stat -- so and so is hitting .375 on Thursdays with a left-handed home plate umpire, for example -- but nothing that sticks in your mind for even an inning.
The Corpus Christi Hooks, Double-A affiliate of the Astros, raised the scroreboard factoid game on Wednesday night with this tidbit:
That is an impressive scoreboard fact. Now here is the obligatory video:
It's never not funny.