By Jason the 200 lb. Cowboy

Reba McEntire, George Jones and Johnny Cash provide between-inning entertainment at home games for the minor league baseball team the Nashville Sound. Giant plush replicas of the stars run around the park in the middle of the fifth inning, in what is called the Legends Race.

Reba was the first star to give a thumbs up to having her likeness used. The estates of George and Johnny soon followed. Team execs hope to get the sign-off from more artists so they can alternate figures throughout the season.


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