In the days since the Tampa Bay Rays gave away a bobblehead of David Price's dog, we've seen manager Joe Maddon hanging out with some interesting characters. On Wednesday — which happens to be Maddon garden gnome night in Tampa — he shared his chair with a penguin. And we're not talking about those dudes in Pittsburgh who play hockey.
Here's some Vine action of the penguin touring the clubhouse:
This comes a day after Maddon did pre-game interviews with a cockatoo on his shoulder:
— Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) April 23, 2013
Our theory on all this? The Rays — fourth place in the AL East — saw what hanging out with a chimp did for Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis and jumped on the
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