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D-backs hold fancy, pro-style fantasy football draft

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Photo: Brandon McCarthy

The Braves had their fantasy football draft on Thursday and it was a nice, well-organized event. The D-backs, on the other hand, decided to take their draft to a completely different level.

The photo above -- taken by pitcher Brandon McCarthy -- shows the Arizona fantasy draft and it's hard to distinguish it from the real thing. Banners, projectors, those gold chairs you see at weddings -- this was a posh affair fit only for the most dedicated fantasy GMs. They even had placards with team names and microphones to announce their picks.

McCarthy was quite proud of the proceedings:

And fellow pitcher Brad Ziegler positively loved it:

(h/t Eye on Baseball)