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A Houston Astros groundskeeper broke out some dance moves during Sunday's game at Minute Maid Park. The groundskeeper's moves included some shuffling and a bit of the centipede.
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Gotta love those colorful socks, too.
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But two exciting things in one day?
That's nearly unheard of in today's Houston baseball.
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Apparently you have to find ways to amuse yourself when the team you are employed by is 45-91 on the season. This Houston Astros groundskeeper may have a future in show-biz if he trades in his rake and takes his side-show to Hollywood. Hey, who knows maybe the Dodgers are hiring. Regardless the sock dancing keeper should relish in his 2 minutes of fame while it lasts.
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