Watch Dee Gordon speed around the Marlins Park infield – in a racecar

BY Chris Bahr • January 21, 2017

Dee Gordon is used to racing around Marlins Park – he led the majors with 58 stolen bases in 2015 and swiped 30 more last season.

But the Marlins second baseman took it to an entirely new level on Saturday, riding with racer Ryan Hunter-Reay around the field that has been transformed into a track for this weekend’s Race of Champions.

Gordon admittedly wasn’t too sure about the idea of putting pavement over his spot on the infield but appears to have warmed up to the idea.

Here an look at the park’s incredible transformation – and don’t worry, the homer sculpture is intact: