Heh. It’s not the Pirates day, is it? After Javy Baez absolutely pantsed the entire Pirates team with the single most absurd play of all-time, Patrick Wisdom makes them really reconsider life.
At the beginning of his at-bat, Wisdom appeared to be hit by a pitch and so he took his free base. But the Pirates challenged the call – and “won” – as the replay revealed that the pitch hit the knob of his bat instead of his hand. But after a few more pitches were fouled away, Wisdom made them pay for questioning him:
Shoulda just taken the HBP …
That’s the Cubs second homer of the day, and they now lead 4-0.