October 27, 2011
Tim Lincecum(notes) has had his share of impersonators since bursting into Major League Baseball back in 2007. There was Luis the Brazilian cab driver, the oft-repeated comparisons to Dazed and Confused's Mitch Kramer and the high school pitcher who got lit up by opponents after adopting his delivery.
Even Red Bull, one of Lincecum's main sugar daddy sponsors, has gotten into the act, soliciting videos from the best Lincecum pitching imitations out there. They've christened 20-year-old Lance Lampert as the best of the best and, during spring training 2012, he'll get the chance to step into the box against his delivery doppelganger for his efforts. Check him out below: