The Chirp

This is The Chirp, your all-inclusive look at the best observations, jokes and photos that athletes have recently shared on social media. Because while not every story can be told in 140 characters… some can:

A’s pitcher Sean Doolittle and more on The Force awakening:

Spending my afternoon watching the new Star Wars trailer over and over and over — Sean Doolittle (@whatwouldDOOdo) April 16, 2015

In an airport. Watched the Star Wars trailer. Is it strange that the only reason I want to watch this movie is for John Williams’ scoring? — Chris Kluwe (@ChrisWarcraft) April 16, 2015 The new Star Wars preview tho — BrandonSpikes51 (@BrandonSpikes51) April 17, 2015 @whatwouldDOOdo I think this looks like the film that helps Chewie win the Wookie Of The Year award — Sean Doolittle (@whatwouldDOOdo) April 16, 2015

Olympic snowboarder Shaun White on #SelfieProblems:

Seahawks punter Jon Ryan on the perfect arm workout:

Rockets swingman Corey Brewer on getting to the playoffs by any means necessary:

Olympic softball player Jennie Finch on #ParentingHacks:

Lions tight end Eric Ebron on saying goodbye:

NFL linebacker Brandon Spikes on haters:

PGA golfer Ben Crane and retired IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti on #NationalHighFiveDay: