In the pantheon of walk-off wins, the one that comes on a bases loaded walk is not necessarily the most dramatic or exciting, but it’s unique enough to be fun.
Here’s Chris Coghlan doing the trick for the Cubs last night, if missed it:
Someone with keener eyes than mine will have to let me know if they saw Miguel Montero offer up the celebratory butt-kick on this one. I didn’t see it, but that doesn’t mean he didn’t do it. Not sure if a walk earns you a kick or not.
The big league team wasn’t the only set of Cubs to walk things off last night. The Iowa Cubs pulled off the trick earlier in the day, with Junior Lake capping off the win:
And an in-person view:
Here's Junior Lake's game walk off single. Javy on 3rd. Pretty fun. pic.twitter.com/7I0pJejF4d
— Phil K. James (@PhilKJames) May 13, 2015
I love crowd reactions, man. Gets me every time.