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The risk in Nyjer Morgan's antics

Could be he's venturing too far into T.O. or Chad Ochocinco territory for the Brewers

Originally Published: September 9, 2011
By Scoop Jackson | ESPN.com

In a recent Sports Illustrated cover story on the Milwaukee Brewers, executive VP and general manager Doug Melvin was quoted as saying this about the new most interesting man in baseball, Nyjer Morgan: "He has brought silliness back to baseball."

Melvin's statement was a compliment. Morgan's silliness -- his postgame stand-up routines, his ubiquitous tweets, a self-created alter ego he calls "Tony Plush" (or "TGumbo") who has made hilarious third-person appearances during the season in ...

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