Help us with possible April Fool's sports pranks
You know who baseball needs to grab the headlines away from the NFL? Sidd Finch.
Never heard of Sidd? He may be the subject of the greatest all-time April Fool's Day joke ever, which was perpetuated by Sports Illustrated in its April 1985 issue. The cover story was about the discovery of Finch, a rookie pitcher who was going to play for the Mets of all people. He threw an 168-mph fastball after learning how to throw by Tibetan monks.
He didn't exist, of course, having ...
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