Sports quirks in 2019: Golf balls, oddballs, watches, pants

  • FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2019, file photo, members of the Vatican Athletics sports team run for the media in front of St. Peter's basilica, at the Vatican. The Vatican launched the official track team, complete with Swiss Guards, priests and nuns. The team is part of the Holy See’s effort to use sports as an instrument for dialogue, peace and solidarity. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File)

Sometimes the general managers and player personnel directors on Mount Olympus look down on some lucky soul and declare: This is your moment.