Jon Rauch is 6’11″. Daniel Herrera is 5’6″. There’s almost a foot and a half of distance between their heights. They’re both in the Mets bullpen.
They enjoy messing around with this, too:
First, Herrera slipped into one leg of Rauch’s uniform. He subsequently donned the entire outfit.
Then, more disturbingly, Rauch squeezed into Herrera’s smaller duds.
They paraded into Terry Collins’ office, after which an expletive and then a loud guffaw from the manager could be heard.
The Mets have unintentionally created a comedy duo. The bullpen in Flushing just got more interesting.
To be honest, when I first read this story, a very specific double act popped into my head – one that involved a major height disparity. I thought of them:
Just think, maybe Rauch and Herrera will go on to do things like this: