By Joe McDonald at 22 January, 2013, 10:28 am
Toronto Blue Jays right-hander R.A. Dickey continues to set an admirable example for us normal folks. Admirable and unattainable! After accepting the Cy Young Award at the BWAAA dinner in New York on Saturday night, Dickey announced via Twitter that he is off to India with his family for the Bombay Teen Challenge . That might sound like a kids game show, but its mission could not be more serious:
Heading to India tomorrow with my girls to work with the Bombay Teen Challenge, an organization that rescues girls from human trafficking.
— R.A. Dickey (@RADickey43) January 22, 2013
And what do you do with your time off from work? Someday, when Dickey has to return to his home planet, we of Earth are going to miss him. Back when Dickey introduced himself to Toronto after being traded from the Mets (via John Lott in The National Post ) this is how he did it: