Here's a Really Young Marcus Stroman on a Game Show in 1997
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Here’s a Really Young Marcus Stroman on a Game Show in 1997

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Long before he got pumped up on Major League Baseball mounds, Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman did the same on a 1997 episode of the Nickelodeon game show Figure it Out. (You can see him at the 4:07 mark, alongside his beefcake dad.)

Little Stro didn’t appear as a contestant, but the then-five or six-year-old was selected from the studio audience to compete for a prize. Stroman went on to win a $100 gift certificate to Toys ‘R Us–not quite David Price money, but better than riding the bus in the minor leagues.

But the best part is Stroman’s eternally GIFable reaction.


Via Yahoo and Redditor toddles822.

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