Found September 01, 2013 on Holdout Sports:
Your browser does not support iframes. Oakland A's outfielder Josh Reddick celebrated the start of the college football season during warmups before Saturday's game by wearing the gear of his favorite college football team, the Georgia Bulldogs. Reddick wore a Georgia helmet and shirt to get himself in the mood for Saturday night's season opener against Clemson. Reddick grew up in Georgia, which explains his loyalty to the Bulldogs. Unfortunately, Georgia lost to Clemson 38-35. Video via MLB. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
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