David Bote is a Legend: Two-Out, Pinch-Hit, Walk-Off Grand Slam

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David Bote is a Legend: Two-Out, Pinch-Hit, Walk-Off Grand Slam

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He had already ascended to immediate hero status in the minds of Cubs fans, filling in as admirably as he has for Kris Bryant (including that two-out, game-tying homer against the Diamondbacks before Anthony Rizzo’s walk-off shot – remember that?).

But tonight, David Bote became a cult legend forever and ever among Cubs fans.

Two outs. Basis loaded. Pinch hitting. Walk-off grand slam:

It wasn’t just a huge moment – Bote absolutely crushed that ball: 110.0 mph off the bat, 442 feet onto the batter’s eye in center field! Monster shot.

Let’s watch it again from more angles!

Dude got mobbed at home plate:

Just beautiful:

Also, this was Bryce Harper looking at the pandemonium in the crowd as he walked off the field:



Author: Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Cubs Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation and @Brett_A_Taylor.