New Red Sox folk hero Darnell McDonald has a bit of ignoble past. Turns out be once lost a race to a horse.
Back in 2001, when he was playing for Triple-A Rochester, McDonald raced in the outfield against infamous equine loser Zippy Chippy and lost by a few feet.
Meanwhile, Globe 10.0 takes a look at McDonald.
We have a photo gallery of his career.
Our man Chad Finn has all you could possibly want (or need) to know about D-Mac on his Twitter page.