Former St. Louis Cardinals centerfield Colby Rasmus was one of the most scrutinized players in recent memory during his days in St. Louis. Fans did not understand the kid's laid back attitude and balked at his perceived laziness in centerfield.
Now that he is a member of the Toronto Blue Jays, Rasmus is evidently doing his best to ingrain himself in Canadian culture. The 26 year old recently tried his hand at curling at an event in Saskatoon last week.
Colby Rasmus curling in Saskatoon. Never thought I'd see this. #WinterTour @bluejays @sportsnet twitter.com/SportsnetJamie…
— Jamie Campbell (@SportsnetJamie) January 11, 2013
Rasmus has always been an interesting fellow and to see the Alabama native curling is, to say the least, an interesting sight.
Rasmus had an up-and-down year last season for the Blues Jays. He hit just .243 on the season, but belted 23 home runs and knocked in 75 RBI.
It is good to see that Rasmus is trying to endear himself to the Toronto fa...