Not solely are the Springfield Cardinals a minor league baseball staff named for his or her mum or dad membership—a follow this creator want to see outlawed by means of Constitutional modification—however they’ve performed since 2005 with out ever adopting occasion a brief alternate identification. That ends this season when the staff let its hair down and performs a number of video games because the Cashew Chickens.
The nickname is an homage to Springfield Model Cashew Rooster, which was invented 60 years in the past by Cantonese immigrant chef Wing Yee “David” Leong. Leong, who labored in restaurant kitchens since he was 7, died in 2020 only a month shy of his one hundredth birthday.
Per the staff, “Springfield Model Cashew Rooster is a miraculous mixture of completely fried hen, roasted cashews and chopped inexperienced onions all in a savory sauce, making it a favourite amongst locals and a should for anybody visiting the Ozarks.”
The Cardinals will take the sphere because the Cashew Chickens for the primary time Might 25–27.