Daniel Norris was one of the primary pieces in the David Price trade earlier this year. Known for his lefty arm, Norris showed off his bat during batting practice today at Wrigley Field:
So Daniel Norris just broke one of the Cubs new scoreboards during batting practice. pic.twitter.com/3VcfEby6zk
— Dan (@dan_atwater) August 18, 2015
You can see the broken panel(s) in the Cubs’ latest tweet, too (enlarge the picture on the right):
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) August 19, 2015
At least Norris was apologetic for his herculean strength:
Oops. My bad. 💪🏻 https://t.co/HLmac7YVeu
— Daniel Norris (@DanielNorris18) August 18, 2015
And, I kid, of course. Because that’s pretty awesome to pull off, especially for an AL pitcher who has exactly ZERO plate appearances at any point in his professional career.
Treat him carefully tomorrow at the plate.