Celebrating baseball players' athleticism
Now that the NBA Finals are under way, it seems like an appropriate time to name the All-Hoops team from Major League Baseball and to ask the question: What percentage of MLB players have dunked a basketball once in their lives? It doesn't have to have been in a game; it could have been alone in a gym when they were 16.
I asked this of several of the best athletes in baseball, beginning with Red Sox outfielder Mike Cameron, who, when asked several years ago whether he could dunk, said, "Whatever ...
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