Andy Roddick Beat Me with a Frying Pan: Taking the Field by Todd Gallagher

By Todd Gallagher

Giant goalies, midget batters, and Mike Tyson...
Todd Gallagher confronted all of them to reply to your questions

Every activities fan is familiar with that the debates should be virtually as fascinating because the video games themselves (unless you're a Tampa Bay satan Rays fan, within which case they're even more interesting). yet a few debates can by no means be settled regardless of how a lot you run up your bar tab arguing together with your associates.

Well, it's time to reply to your questions as soon as and for all:

• may a standard man commence within the WNBA?
• might sumo wrestlers make nice NFL linemen?
• How effortless is it for professional athletes to get laid?
• How strong are professional golfers at miniature golf?
• Do professional athletes fairly play under the influence of alcohol or high?
• How may a fan hit opposed to an enormous league pitcher?

To settle greater than thirty of sports' maximum (and so much ridiculous) debates, Todd Gallagher has teamed up with coaches, common managers, and athletes--including LeBron James, Mike Tyson, Dwyane Wade, Johan Santana, Eddie George, Jose Canseco, and so forth.

But Gallagher didn't simply ask questions. He positioned those debates to the test--literally. He despatched an all-midget lineup up opposed to a professional baseball crew. He swam freestyle opposed to a doggie-paddling Olympic gold medalist. He recruited America's number 1 darts participant to check that uncanny accuracy in beer pong. And, sure, he caught a frying pan in tennis big name Andy Roddick's arms and went to battle.

The effects are hilarious and enlightening. better of all, upon getting the solutions you'll have the ability to close up the subsequent loudmouth who attempts to discuss you on the bar.

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