It appeared for a moment on Tuesday that there was another “Hank” story unfolding for a Major League Baseball team during Spring Training, this time in Florida.
But in this case, pitcher Alex Cobb and the rest of the Tampa Bay Rays wanted nothing more than for the pup Cobb rescued from the streets of Port Charlotte on Monday to leave as quickly as possible.
Not because they didn’t love the little guy. Quite the contrary, they just really want him to be reunited with his real home team. And as of Wednesday afternoon, that reunion was looking more and more likely.