Kevin Youkilis Wins First Annual Second Base Cup, Wants to Make an ‘Arnold Palmer’ in the Trophy

After two weeks of competition, Kevin Youkilis has been named the champion of the inaugural Second Base Cup.

The Red Sox’ third baseman held on to first place for more than a week, edging 14 teammates and manager Terry Francona in the first-ever chipping competition at City of Palms Park. Youk’s winning drive landed just over five feet away from second base.

During his celebratory interview, Youkilis mentioned that he rarely plays golf, and hadn’t golfed in two years — not even on Wii.

Youkilis hoisted the Second Base Cup over his head “like Lord Stanley,” and said he was going to make an Arnold Palmer, the legendary lemonade-iced tea mix, in the trophy.

Check out the full interview in the video above, and watch every round of NESN’s Second Base Cup at the links below.

Round 1: Terry Francona
Round 2: Daniel Bard
Round 3: Jarrod Saltalamacchia
Round 4: Jon Lester
Round 5: Clay Buchholz
Round 6: Tim Wakefield
Round 7: Kevin Youkilis
Round 8: Carl Crawford
Round 9: John Lackey
Round 10: Darnell McDonald
Round 11: Dan Wheeler
Round 12: Mike Cameron
Round 13: Scott Atchison
Round 14: Jed Lowrie
Round 15: Dustin Pedroia
Round 16: Rich Hill

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