Rockies vs. Cubs: Javier Baez hugs Nolan Arenado during NL Wild Card Game and Twitter loses it

Rockies vs. Cubs: Javier Baez hugs Nolan Arenado during NL Wild Card Game and Twitter loses it

One of the most memorable moments of the National League Wild Card Game on Tuesday night between the Colorado Rockies and Chicago Cubs was not a hit but a hug.Rockies vs. Cubs: Javier Baez hugs Nolan Arenado during NL Wild Card Game

In the 11th inning Javier Baez hugged Nolan Arenado with a power. As expected, the game caused quite a stir, and some were wondering if Baez had violated the rules – after all, there was potential for a double play – and others took the opportunity to make the jokes fly.

As part of our civic duty, we’ve decided to refresh some of our most popular social media responses. Here is a look at the hug in the form of a screencaps:

Now for the tweets:

Former Cy Young Award winner Orel Hershiser also moved in:

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