Illinois team counts on calories to draw attention

Updated: March 10, 2006, 5:38 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Homer Simpson would love the newest taste sensation in minor league baseball: the doughnut burger.

We kid you not. The Gateway Grizzlies of the Frontier League promised to create "Baseball's Best Burger" in time for the team's opener in late May. And they appear to have succeeded.

The ballpark sandwich will include a hamburger topped with sharp cheddar cheese and two slices of bacon -- all between a "bun" made of a sliced Krispy Kreme Original Glazed doughnut.

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