Cricket and Baseball has a lot of fan following around the world. The United States of America is set to host the 2024 T20I World Cup later this. It is common knowledge that Major League Baseball is one of the most watched and loved leagues.
England players have been seen promoting the game of Baseball during various. Over the years England has produced players who have made cricket exciting and entertaining. With Baz-Ball cricket now at the forefront, many fans have compared English stars to Baseball stars.
In this article, we take a closer look at the top five English players who were seen promoting baseball.
Harry Brook –
Considered one of England’s newest batting sensations, Harry Brook is exciting with the bat. Ever since his Test debut the young batter has shown amazing talents with the bat. In 2023, Harry Brook was seen practicing with the St Louis Cardinals tea. England’s latest batting star is one of the biggest promoters of Baseball.
Alex Hales –
Former England opener Alex Hales might have retired from International cricket. The 34-year-old has played some amazing innings during his England career. When Major League Baseball went to England in 2017, Hales was seen in the LA Dodgers kit.
Jos Buttler –
Wearing the Boston Red Sox kit, Jos Buttler looked the part of a baseball player. England skipper Jos Buttler is known for his terrific batting and ability to score runs. if he hadn’t been a cricketer, Jos Buttler would have been a great Baseball star.
Stuart Broad –
England’s former fast bowling great Stuart Broad ended his career with 604 wickets. In recent times, the 37-year-old has been seen rolling his arm over in Baseball. Stuart Broad was seen wearing the Philadelphia Phillies jersey and trying his hand at pitching. One wonders if the former England seamer is looking to make his career in Baseball.
James Anderson –
Stuart Broad’s old fast bowling James Anderson is still going strong with the ball in hand. Last year Anderson and Nathan Lyon were seen posing in baseball jerseys in London during the Ashes series. James Anderson was seen wearing the Chicago Cubs kit while getting clicked for pictures.