Sandberg psyched for first visit to Yankee Stadium
NEW YORK -- Only in New York can
Wright and the cowboy joined a handful other ballplayers and celebrities at one of many All-Star weekend events in New York. The million dollar challenge? Hit a baseball off a tee into a hole barely the size of, well, a baseball, atop the floating Vitamin Water bottle in the river.
Wright got his shot at winning one-tenth of his annual salary, taking four swings in black slacks, dress shoes, and a red button-up. Introducing himself as the "third basemen of the soon-to-be first place Mets," Wright sent each of his balls well wide of the target, tossing his bat down in disgust, but taking solace in outperforming Yankees pitcher
But it was New Yorker
After Sandberg hit the inflatable bottle with one of his swings, the 10-time All-Star talked to SI.com about the NL Central-leading Cubs, his desire to coach in the majors, and whether