Tuesday March 22nd, 2016

Get breaking news and SI’s biggest stories instantly. Download the new Sports Illustrated app (iOS or Android) and personalize your experience by following your favorite teams and SI writers.

Spring training with the Chicago Cubs has been known to get wild. Manager Joe Maddon invited a live guitarist a couple of weeks back, and revealed the team has a very relaxed dress code in Arizona.

But what he did Tuesday? What he did Tuesday was comically insane. He invited MIMES to lead the club in stretches.

• VERDUCCI: Spring life with the World Series favorites

It’s only a matter of time until we get the Crying Jordan Mime on Joe Maddon’s face.

– Kenny Ducey

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.