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: