The Bisons Are Coming Out With a Children’s Book
Sounds crazy right but its not. Its called "Celery's Greatest Race" and it features Buffalo Bison mascot Celery. In the book the mascot overcomes the odds to win a race against Wing, Cheese ) race at Sahlen Field in 2017.
They will be dropping this new book on the Bisons Family Day Open House which is on Saturday, March 9th at Sahlen Field from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Book Proceeds will benefit the Buffalo & Erie County Public Libraries.
According to the Bisons, the book chronicles "Celery's adventure from a young stalk in the ground just hoping to be selected to go to a farmer’s market to that famous late summer night when it crossed the finish line ahead of its competitors for the first and only time
If you didn't know the story of Celery, he debuted as a racer in the WCC race in 2011. The vegetable didn't earn a victory in its first 449 attempts.