During yesterday’s Rockies/Nationals contest, a young Rockies fan caught Matt Wieters’ homer and a young Nationals fan that caught DJ LeMahieu’s homer … so they traded baseballs in the outfield:
These kids are going to make great GMs. 😂😂 pic.twitter.com/ryTPv7M7fR
— MLB (@MLB) April 16, 2018
And sealed with some knuckles, too. That’s a fair swap and good sports on all sides. I love it.
I don’t know what it is about this story that makes it so excellent – the kids? the trade? the tradition of it all? – but it’s one of my favorite stories of the year.