Timothy Rapp@@TRappaRTFeatured Columnist IVFebruary 10, 2024

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John Cena has made a remarkable career for himself as a WWE entertainer and movie star. But baseball… well, baseball probably isn’t in his future.

The Peacemaker star made his debut for the Savannah Bananas on Sunday and struck out looking, utilizing several different batting stances in an effort to draw a walk:

John Cena @JohnCena

A chance to be on @TheSavBananas for a day sounded appealing 🍌 but these guys kick some serious potassium!!!

Grateful for an incredible and unforgettable experience! 🍌🍌🍌 https://t.co/eroPgWXos3

𝗭𝗮𝗰 𝗕𝗹𝗼𝗯𝗻𝗲𝗿🎙 @ZacOnTheMic

Uhhhhh JOHN CENA just showed up for a random at-bat in Tampa Bay w/ the @TheSavBananas 😂 WHAT 👋 @953WDAE @JayAndZWDAE @JohnCena pic.twitter.com/6pwJQ0EzyS

Cena had “Stanicky” written on the back of his jersey, a nod to his upcoming film Ricky Stanicky which will also feature Zac Efron.

As for the team he made his cameo with on Saturday, the Bananas are essentially the Harlem Globetrotters of barnstorming baseball, adding theatrics, dancing and comedy to America’s pastime.

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