Q ‘Marlins Man’ takes in the CWS
He’s hard to miss. Laurence Leavy, better known as “Marlins Man,” sits behind home plate at most baseball games wearing a neon orange Miami Marlins jersey. wholesale nfl jerseys from china It’s not the same jersey the Florida attorney has nine of them but the look is iconic. He sat behind home plate at TD Ameritrade Park for Tuesday’s game. He briefly talked about waiting out a rain delay in New York, Omaha and his adventures with The World Herald.
A: I’m here for the Omaha Storm Chasers game. . So I came in early to see the World Series also. I’m here for the game Thursday. It’s Marlins Man at the Park Day. That’s what’s going on. Look it up on Twitter. I’m bringing hundreds of people, having a great time.
A: I want Coastal Carolina to win just so I can have a (Game 3). I love (Game 3s). If it’s a (Game 3), I want like a 14 inning game. I love extra inning games like that.
Q: I know that you wear this as sort of a good luck thing.
A: Yeah, that’s how it started by accident.http://www.cheapjerseysfreeshipping.cc But I have nine of them now. Some have patches, some have stuff on the back. This is not the one I wore last night. I was at Yankee Stadium last night until 3:30. I was soaked. I was wringing it like water at the end of the game. I was outside in a 7 hour rainstorm. They kept us out there for seven hours. They played the game for four hours, three hour delay, (re)started the game at 2:15 in the morning.
Q: Did you stay outside the entire time?
A: Yeah, the whole time. I went around to all the fans taking pictures, and I got the Yankees to agree to bring everybody out to sing with me because there was nobody in my section but me.
Q: You’ve been to Omaha before; what do you like about it?
A: I haven’t seen enough of it yet. So far, I love the people. I have not gone on a tour yet. Oh, I went to Benson. I had a wonderful lunch at a deli. Old, antique Benson. I loved it. It was very quaint. But I haven’t seen enough of Omaha. I only got here today. I’m here for three days.