Surprise celebrities showing up at MLB spring training is nothing new, but this one is pretty random.
On Friday former NFL quarterback Doug Flutie appeared at Nationals camp wearing a No. 22 Nats jersey, and Red Sox shorts to match. As an alum of Boston College and native of Manchester, MD, the combination kind of works.
Here is a picture:
The Nationals also sent out a Vine of Flutie taking batting practice:
At 51 years old, he still has some pop in his bat. Flutie played baseball in high school and apparently still competes in a senior league in Massachusetts.