VIDEO: Now batting, Robinson ... Chorizo?
Robinson Chirinos was in the lineup for the Rangers in Boston on Wednesday. Robinson Chorizo was not.
It is probably not unusual to indulge in idle daydreams of spicy encased meats, even when one is supposed to be tending to one's chosen profession. That, presumably, is what happened in the course of Wednesday's Red Sox-Rangers game when the NESN broadcaster in question mistook Texas catcher Robinson Chirinos for a foodstuff ...
Robinson Chorizo! Delightful but incorrect!
Perhaps a visual aid will be of service ...
That's chorizo on the left, Chirinos on the right.
(Wink of CBS eye: @MLBHallofMisery)
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