In case you weren’t sure Carter Hutton was a baseball fan based on his memorable Winter Classic mask, the St. Louis Blues goaltender doubled down to make it official. During a weeklong celebration of local sports in St. Louis, Hutton took part in a fun event at the Cardinals’ batting cage – dressed in full NHL gear.
Sporting retro-style Blues equipment, Hutton stepped up to face the pitching machine and tried his hand at catching – or at least blocking – some baseballs.
So we found a great use for the batting cages. pic.twitter.com/Wxeg7qEVF6— St. Louis Blues (@StLouisBlues) January 8, 2017
Though we think Carter should stick to hockey, he sure gave it his all and managed to add some panache to a few catches with his glove.
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