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That was awesome.
Tom Servo (07-15-2013)
Thank you for posting this. It is just great.
You can be wearing a Matt Harvey jersey and not know that it is Matt Harvey. Right? Come on.
Haha that's brilliant.
My mate plays professional footy down here but is only a rookie who hasn't played many, we did a similar thing and asked if any one recognised him.....took about 100 people before someone did.
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Wonderful Monds (07-15-2013)
Pretty funny. To be fair to Mets fans, I'm sure all the people who recognized him right away ended up on the cutting room floor. Just like I bet Jay Leno has to go through dozens of people before finding the idiots they get for his Jaywalking segments.
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Very good! I wouldn't have known Matt Harvey either. But again I'm not a Mets fan.
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That was pretty awesome.
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I do not think I would recognize him, especially in New York. He is very average looking, there really is nothing about him that stands out.
Same with Zach Cozart. If I was walking through the mall and Zach Cozart walked by me in normal clothes I would not look twice at him.
Johnny Cueto on the other hand would stick out like a sore thumb.
I watched him when he was at UNC and knew he would be special. I got to meet him several times and he was always pretty cool, neat to see him doing so well.
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I've never run into a baseball player in person, but I did have former Bengal Eddie Brown introduce himself to me at a KFC in Miami. My son and I happened to be wearing our Reds hats, and the man standing in front of us in line asked if we were from Cincinnati. I said "yes" and then he said "I used to play there." When I asked where, I assumed he was a UC or Xavier alum or something... but then he said "I played for the Bengals." I suddenly was able to put two and two together and realized he was the same guy I watched catch so many passes from Boomer Esiason in my youth!
Had he not said anything, I would not have been able to tell who he was other than the guy in front of me ordering a pot pie. Incidentally, Eddie now works for a law firm in Miami and is still trying to get his injury settlement worked out with the Bengals (that's the downer part about the story I'm afraid).
Anyway, I know this is a bit off topic, but I just wanted to share the story.
Reminds me of a clip I saw last year where Huston Street walked around NYC asking people if they knew where Huston Street was
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