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:

When you’re about to publish The Chirp but you’ve gotta make sure bae is looking:

MLB Avengers assemble:


When you call your mom a bro…. — Shannon McIntosh (@SHANNON_MAC) December 9, 2015


They got me my own jersey!! #LH44 #Toronto @Raptors #NewTeamMember — Lewis Hamilton (@LewisHamilton) December 8, 2015

#NowPlaying: — Brandon Jennings (@thinkiminthe90s) December 9, 2015

MT going off. Let’s get this dub — Sam Dekker (@dekker) December 9, 2015

A penny for some thoughts… — Mohamed Massaquoi (@MJMassaquoi) December 8, 2015

Former ATP player Andy Roddick and more on holiday vibes:

Liberty forward Swin Cash and more on important questions:

Grant Hill RT @trill_dude10: @ShaneBattier favorite nba player all time ? — Shane Battier (@ShaneBattier) December 9, 2015

Gone. RT @JOSE97LUIS: @ShaneBattier did u drink em all yet? — Shane Battier (@ShaneBattier) December 9, 2015

Nope. RT @b_once11: @ShaneBattier ever consider “un-retiring”? — Shane Battier (@ShaneBattier) December 9, 2015


And finally, Colts tight end Coby Fleeneron man buns: