25 Jun '12, 5pm

Mets’ Player Tim Byrdak Scores Big for Chicken

Mets’ Player Tim Byrdak Scores Big for Chicken

Following the put-down, Mets player Tim Byrdak thought it would be funny to buy his team a chicken and tell his teammates the Yankees sent it. After getting one in Chinatown, the chicken, whom Byrdak dubbed “Little Jerry Seinfeld,” hung out with the players in the clubhouse. The team made jokes about eating the chicken, but Byrdak didn’t want that, saying, “We’re trying to get him into a chicken sanctuary or somewhere where he can rest comfortably for the rest of his life and not worry about a deep fryer. Or an oven.” Byrdak continued, saying, “I went to Twitter last night to try to have people help me, but a lot of people said they wanted to throw him in a KFC bucket. That wasn’t funny.”

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2012/06/25/mets-player-tim-byrdak...

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