A’s rookie Mark Canha did the “Bull Durham” cliche thing after his debut


This morning in the recaps I noted that I had never heard of A’s rookie Mark Canha. Now I am certain to never, ever forget him, because he is an instant legend.

No, not because he went 3-for-5 with two doubles and four RBI in his debut (though that’s awesome) but because he dropped the “Bull Durham” “Good Lord Willin’ . . .” cliche speech in the postgame interview, basically word for word.

Go to the 3:30 mark for the question that elicited that and then, the answer:


And, just for frame of reference: