The oldest Chicago Cub is using his baseball bat as a cane

38-year-old backup Chicago Cubs catcher David Ross is fully embracing his role as the old man on the team in his final season.

Someone had a rough day of catching drills today.. But thats what friends are for! #yearlongretirementparty

A video posted by David Ross (@grandparossy_3) on

Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo started an Instagram account (handle: GrandpaRossy_3) to document Ross' "year-long retirement tour," and on Wednesday captured a video of Ross pretending to hobble around the clubhouse while using a bat for support.

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