Gar Ryness, otherwise known as the Batting Stance Guy, has made a name for himself due to his grand slam impressions of Major League Baseball players batting stances from the 1980s to the present.
Though he calls his ability the least marketable skill in America, its given Ryness the chance to hang out with major ball players.
He says, Being recognized by players is still weird. I didnt think players would ever see it, find it funny, or know who I was. Players come up to me and ask me to imitate them or other players.
However, not all the athletes enjoy Ryness mockery.
He explains, I can tell from some of the players reactions that they dont always like it. They like to see me do their friends, but with themselves they wont laugh. They usually dont realize the things they do when they bat or theyll say, I dont do that, even though they do.
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