I’m trying to decide which athlete’s trip to East Asia has entertained me more.
The fact that Dennis Rodman went to North Korea as a self-appointed diplomat is highly amusing.
However, Manny Ramirez’s excellent Taiwanese adventure has already included a) a day spent dressed as the Incredible Hulk b) the smelling–that’s right, smelling–of broken bats and c) cases of mistaken identity.
Ah, heck! I’ve got to go with Manny. I mean, when it comes to comedy, Ramirez has not come up short…figuratively anyway. Literally?
By the way, Brandon DuBreuil is doing great work chronicling Ramirez’s exploits at the blog Manny Does Taiwan.
Now if we could only send Rex Ryan to Mongolia…