I never did much in the way of organized sports as a kid, but I played a lot of invented games that often involved several different types of balls at the same time, frisbees, eating large quantities of foods, duct tape, and/or a team of dogs.
Did you know that Chase Headley is really good at baseball? If you have a baseball team... GUESS WHAT!
Just idle chit chat is OK as long as that new deal gets started. But for now... Sure, idle chit chat.