Video: Astros mascot attempts to heckle Rangers player but gets hit in crotch instead

Lessons were learned when Houston Astros mascot, Orbit, was up to his usual heckling in Saturday night's intrastate matchup. But Texas Rangers first baseman J.P. Arencibia was not down with being bullied, and Orbit ended up getting hit in the crotch instead. As Arencibia entered the on-deck circle in the fourth inning of the game, Orbit attempted to get him rattled from behind...
Via The Sports Daily
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: JP Arencibia does segment as Tim Kurkjian

YouTube J.P. Arencibia turned the baseball world on end last spring training with an on-point impersonation of ESPN’s Tim Kurkijian.  The then-Blue Jays catcher doing a fine line spoof is now a Rangers catcher doing a whole segment on ESPN’s Baseball Tonight. The impression is really good.  And it’s better that Kurkjian is watching and laughing like a little school girl.
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Arencibia engaged to Kimberly Perry

J.P. Arencibia is tying the knot with country singer Kimberly Perry after the Blue Jays catcher proposed to The Band Perry lead singer on Monday at Perry's parents' house in Greeneville, Tenn., and the two plan to be married next summer. Arencibia, who played his college ball at the University of Tennessee and lives in Nashville during the offseason, first met Perry backstage at...
Via FOX Sports
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

J.P. Arencibia And His Precarious Job

I’ve been a supporter of J.P. Arencibia (JPA) over his Blue Jays tenure up until very recently. The guy has power, pitches in with the community, wants so badly to do well, and is just a nice, general good guy. The ladies like him too, which gives him additional appeal with a subsection of the fan base. With that being said, since the end of August, he’s been absolutely brutal and...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays’ J.P. Arencibia: Regression To The Mean

The conclusion of the major league baseball season is all but a week away and another disappointing season north of the border. Rewind back 5 months earlier when the Toronto Blue Jays were the prognosticators overwhelming favorite in the American League East. The Jays were tabbed the World Series front-runner and the best betting experience money could buy in early April. Well back...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Blue Jays C J.P. Arencibia quits Twitter

J.P. Arencibia has quit Twitter. The Toronto Blue Jays catcher tweeted his farewell and deleted his (at)jparencibia9 account Tuesday. Arencibia says he was giving ''way too much'' of himself, thanked fans who supported him and added that he was ''praying for the others that hate.'' Earlier this month, Arencibia lashed out at Canadian analysts Dirk Hayhurst and Gregg Zaun. Batting...
Via FOX Sports
July 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jay’s catcher, Arencibia named Player Of The Week

Toronto Blue Jay’s catcher, Arencibia named Player Of The Week Going into a three game series against the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday, I knew it was going to be a real test for the Toronto Blue Jays, since Tampa is one of the best teams in the American League East Division right now. Well, the Jays started on the right foot on Monday night as they defeated the Rays 6-2. J.P...
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

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