A little laughter for the baseball
A man moves from Scotland to the US and attends his first baseball game. After a base hit
he hears the fans roaring, "Run! Run!"
The next batter connects heavily with the ball and the Scotsman stands up and roars
with the crowd in his thick accent: "R-r-r-un, yah bloody bahstard.
A third batter cracks a hard liner and again the Scotsman, obviously pleased with his
knowledge of the game, screams, "RRRun, yah bloody bahstard, rrrrun, why don't
The next batter holds his swing at three and two and as the umpire calls,"Take your
base." The Scotsman stands up, yelling, "RRRun, ya bahstard,
rrrun!" All the surrounding fans giggle quietly so he sits down, very much confused.
A friendly fan, sensing his embarrassment, whispers, "He doesn't have to run, he's
got four balls."
The Scotsman stands up in disbelief and shouts, "Wahlk with prrrride,