Vlad Guerrero Jr. got a rude welcome to the Majors as Chad Pinder robbed him of extra bases with a leap
The eyes of the baseball world focused on Rogers Centre in Toronto on Friday night, as Vlad Guerrero Jr. made his highly-anticipated debut with the Blue Jays. The A's were in town to play the villains, hopeful of denying Vladito of a breakout first game in the Majors.
Guerrero grounded out in his first at-bat against
Nope. There was
Chad Pinder AKA Mr. Play Anywhere AKA Mr. Steal The Spotlight#RootedInOakland pic.twitter.com/SqK5cWeyq9— Oakland Eh's (@Athletics) April 27, 2019
That's just cold, Chad. Ice cold.
Welcome to the bigs, Vladito! Nothing comes easy here.
Blocked and reported for clickbait.— Toronto Blue Jays (@BlueJays) April 27, 2019
Up in a suite, proud dad Vlad Sr. was totally caught up in the moment of nearly watching his son hit his first homer:
Vlad Guerrero watching his son just miss a homer is such a great Dad moment. @ExposNation pic.twitter.com/YJGJhLkXpb— Annakin Slayd (@AnnakinSlayd) April 27, 2019