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
That's just cold, Chad. Ice cold.
Welcome to the bigs, Vladito! Nothing comes easy here.
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Up in a suite, proud dad Vlad Sr. was totally caught up in the moment of nearly watching his son hit his first homer:
Adrian Garro joined MLB.com in 2016. Throughout his travels, both Bartolo Colon and Vin Scully have placed their hands on his shoulders. Not at the same time, though. That'd be amazing.