Found September 04, 2013 on NESN.com:
The Cleveland Indians might be using their farm system a little too literally these days. Before the Tribe took on Baltimore Wednesday night, Justin Masterson livened up batting practice by bringing a live chicken to Progressive Field to help shag some balls in the outfield. The pitcher remained mysterious about how he obtained the bird, but it is reportedly a gift for relief pitcher Cody Allen, and it has been named “Cody.” Check out the newest member of the Indians hanging out with Cleveland’s starting pitchers below. . It's a, well, interesting day at Progressive Field. Yes, that is a live chicken in the outfield shagging flies. http://t.co/fKTHeG5LIA— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) September 04, 2013   Filed under: Cleveland Indians, Headlines, MLB, NESN Nation, NESN Staff
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