Yes, that's Manny Ramirez playing Britain's favourite pastime, cricket. Daft, innit? He donned the pads to shoot a DirecTV advert for their international cricket programmes. Caption what you think Manny is thinking whilst pulling off this sticky wicket of a manoeuvre. Here's one to get you started, luv.
Ramirez takes a swing at cricket (AP/Yahoo! Sports)
Chirping in (LA Times)
BLS video: A second career? Manny gets his cricket on (Big League Stew)