Raiders quarterback Derek Carr warms up his throwing arm before a game in December. He recently showed off his pitching arm on Twitter and received a response from the A’s. Marcio Jose Sanchez The Associated Press

Here are a couple of things to consider before starting your Google search on NFL quarterbacks who also played professional baseball:

1) On the videos, Carr was throwing a whiffle ball.

2) He was facing an unintimidating hitter: His wife, Heather.

3) His wife ripped the third of his three pitches, which probably killed Carr’s brief MLB dream.

May 15, 2017