UFC champ Stipe Miocic to bat with CLE Indians

Posted at 3:07 PM, May 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-17 15:08:58-04

It's clear that Stipe Miocic knows how to make a knockout happen in the ring, but the Cleveland Indians are about to find out if he knows how to knock one out of the park.

The Indians are hosting the new UFC heavyweight champion of the world at batting practice on Progressive Field at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday.
Miocic came home to an enthusiastic crowd when he touched down in Cleveland Monday. After taking the title from Fabricio Werdum in a first-round knockout Saturday night in Brazil.
And the welcome wagon keeps on rolling.