DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) - A singer struck out in a big way at spring training, botching both the Canadian and U.S. national anthems before an exhibition game.
Jeff Fuller messed up the lyrics in ``O Canada'' and ``The Star-Spangled Banner'' before the Toronto Blue Jays hosted the Houston Astros on Wednesday.
Fuller's first attempt at the Canadian anthem went awry when he lost track of the words. With some fans booing and others cheering, the tenor started over again in the middle of the diamond, but forgot the words and stopped.
Several Toronto players laughed, including third baseman Brett Lawrie, who is a Canadian citizen.
Fuller then began ``The Star-Spangled Banner'' and mixed up the words. He kept going and finished.

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Pirates vs. Mariners Prediction Will the Pittsburgh Pirates and Seattle Mariners push a high-scoring pace when they meet up tonight at...
Thumbnail Astros vs. Angels Prediction Will the Houston Astros continue to keep the Los Angeles Angels silent at the plate when the two meet at...
Thumbnail Jays vs. Rockies Pick Can the Colorado Rockies continue to have the hot bats when they host the Toronto Blue Jays tonight at 8:40PM ET?
Thumbnail Royals' Ventura returns for battle with Cards For the first time since June 17, Yordano Ventura is ready to take the mound for the Royals.
Thumbnail Cubs' Bryant barreling up vs. Reds Career games aren’t supposed to be mustered by those with fewer than 250 appearances in the majors. Then again, Kris Bryant isn’t your typical wet-behind-the-ears...
More inMLB Articles  

MLB Team Pages