Found July 18, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
Washington Nationals first round pick Lucas Giolito, who signed right at the deadline last Friday, is apparently friends with Samuel L Jackson, the veteran actor from many fantastic movies (including Pulp Fiction, a cult favorite and one of my favorite movies ever, and the three Star Wars prequels). After Giolito signed, Jackson tweeted out the following. Shout out to @LGio27! The real FASTBALLAFAHKKHA!!!!!! — Samuel L. Jackson (@SamuelLJackson) July 15, 2012 Seeing that would be awesome for anyone, especially an 18 year-old that just became a millionaire. Then, in an interview at Nationals Park yesterday, Giolito dropped this bombshell. My dad has played golf with him a bunch of times, he is actually friends with Sam. I was able to meet him and talk to him a couple of years ago," Giolito said. "I have actually got a couple of presents from him. I got a signed Mace Windu light saber from him, the purple one. Those are the kinds of things I hang up...
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