Welcome back to Caption This. That’s Mets third baseman David Wright on the, well, right, learning how to play the drums from American Idol winner David Cook. This happened last night at a fundraiser at New York’s Hard Rock Cafe for Wright’s charity foundation.
Feel free to submit a suggested caption in the comments section. I will post some selections tonight.
Here's a baker's dozen:
“As usual, Jose Reyes was stranded on bass.” (Tim in NY)
“Uh, I think you mean rim SHOT.” (Finsterbaby)
“Mets third baseman David Wright and American Idol winner David Cook work together to raise money for Wright's favorite charity: the Mets bullpen.” (SeanNJ)
“Are we rolling tape on this? I definitely want this for my at bats!” (FGB)
“Pictured: A cymbal of the Mets’ frustration.” (Marshall K.)
“Now David, if you swung it like that during the game, you'd be back in Single A.” (fattymatty)
“Are you sure Wham! started off this way?” (BKJ)
“Hey playing the drums can't be any harder than winning the division the last two seasons with a big September lead. Wait ... what?” (greybeard)
“OK ... is it infield IN or back for a double play?” (Texadillo)
“Tired of being considered, ‘The Other New York Third Baseman’ by Madonna, David Wright decides to join her band.” (Zowie)
“Seen here, David Wright and David Cook play at the Rob Bironas benefit concert.” (Munkcy)
“David Cook is smiling because he knows something David Wright doesn't know ... he is not left handed!” (Clef)
“Cook: ‘Hey David, didn't the Phillies beat you like a drum, too?’” (Duke of Earle)