The Chirp

Dec 11 2014

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:

Marlins pitcher
Andrew Heaney on being traded to the Dodgers:

…and on being traded to the Angels shortly after

Dodgers catcher 
A.J. Ellis on Dee Gordon‘s trade to the Marlins:

Rams defensive end
Chris Long on holiday partying:

Former NBA player
Metta World Peace showing remarkable restraint:

Rams running back
Isaiah Pead on lacking restraint:

NBA Illustrator-in-Chief
Robin Lopez is still at it

UFC lightweight
Mitch Clarke on connecting with his music:

Women’s U.S. soccer forward
Sydney Leroux on her game face:

Former NFL wide receiver
Chad Johnson on taking selfies to the next level:

Former MLB pitcher
Dirk Hayhurst on the child within:

Olympic gymnast
Jordyn Wieber on her many talents:

Panthers running back
DeAngelo Williams on the parent diet:

Women’s tennis star
Serena Williams on those brutal Flordia winters:

Mercury center
Brittney Griner is just hangin’ out:

NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders is Christmas shopping: