Do-or-die Wild Card Game.
That’s about as good as it gets, and that’s how last night’s AL Wild Card Game between the Orioles and Blue Jays ended, when Edwin Encarnacion stepped to the plate against Ubaldo Jimenez:
No bat flip for Encarnacion, by the way, but the frozen pose at the plate with arms held up in triumph will very likely become another iconic image:
— Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) October 5, 2016
The Blue Jays’ 5-2 win over the Orioles sends them to the ALDS, where they’ll once again face the Rangers.