Leo takes turn as Strike

Lion mascot Sayer Smith grows into Naturals' mascot suit

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

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Leo the Lion, Gravette’s mascot played by Sayer Smith, was dressed for the occasion at last fall's homecoming celebration in Gravette. Smith's experience as Leo the Lion opened up an opportunity for him to work as Strike, mascot for the Arkansas Naturals.

Leo the Lion, Gravette’s mascot played by Sayer Smith, was dressed for the occasion at last fall's homecoming celebration in Gravette. Smith's experience as Leo the Lion opened up an opportunity for him to work as Strike, mascot for the Arkansas Naturals.
Photo by Randy Moll

DECATUR — Baseball season is in full swing for the Northwest Arkansas Naturals and Strike the Sasquatch is busy entertaining fans, but what really makes the playful mascot so entertaining?


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