Videos Former MLB Player Launches Rocket Home Run Off Beer Sign, Wins Free Beer For A Year by Harrison Lee May 11, 2016 7 Comments • 102 Brandon Laird used to play in the MLB with the Yankees and Astros. He now is playing for the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters in Japan. This homer netted him $10K cash and a free supply of beer. 102 Respond Email this to a friend Hey, I saw this on Total Frat Move. Check it out.