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Royals manager Ned Yost loves the work of motivational speaker Donnie Moore so much that he joined Moore during a presentation to the Royals today, crushing through six inches of brick to amid hootin’ and hollerin’ from his players.

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It all seems a little bit silly to me, but then again, I haven’t led any baseball teams to back-to-back World Series appearances, so ...

Yost didn’t escape from his stunt unscathed. After he successfully broke through the bricks they fell on him, causing pretty nasty-looking cuts on both hands and his left arm.

But as his quote indicates, Yost seems to be doing alright.

Video via Kansas City Star

Reporter at the New York Times

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