Did you see the new baseball caps?
Padres reliever, Alex Torres was the first to don the latest in major league noggin protection with this giant helmet/hat. The hats have been available to all pitchers all season, but Torres was the first to actually put it on during a game. Looks pretty coooool, right?
Ok, so maybe it’s not the “coolest” looking thing I’ve ever seen, but it’s not meant to be stylish, it’s meant to be safe.
And when I first saw it, all I could think of was this scene from a classic Simpsons episode (Homer at the Bat):