Big League Stew

  • Astros to introduce drool-inducing Chicken & Waffle Cone

    Chris Cwik at Big League Stew2 hrs ago

    Chicken and waffles are already a brilliant, yet crazy, food creation. You might initially balk at the idea of combining the two, but you'll immediately understand the hype after your first bite. 

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    The Houston Astros understand that sweet and salty, like Biggio and Bagwell, are one of the best combinations of all time. That's why they've decided to take crazy to a new level with the Chicken & Waffle Cone.

    New at Astros games: Chicken & Waffle Cone w/mashed potatoes & honey mustard drizzle pic.twitter.com/y2vDEjjnjm

    Your eyes do not deceive you. That's chicken in a waffle cone, served with mashed potatoes and a honey mustard sauce. 

    While it's tough to justify substituting a waffle with a waffle cone, it's important to note that one of the finest thinkers of our time has endorsed cones of meat.

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  • Jonathan Lucroy's bat is literally on fire

    Chris Cwik at Big League Stew4 hrs ago

    Fans are subject to a lot of hyperbole when watching baseball. Players don't actually hit the ball a mile, or get blown away by a pitch or swing a hot bat.

    Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy may take issue with that last one. In a recent promotional shoot, Lucroy decided to take the phrase literally. 

    #Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy re-defines swinging a hot bat. pic.twitter.com/vCsztwtb0n

    That's pretty neat!

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    While there's no reason to doubt whether the photo is real, the presence of both the fire extinguisher and the buckets of water suggests Lucroy did his own stunt here. 

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