Jake Diekman simply took the bullpen cart over to the D-backs' clubhouse after they acquired him
The D-backs made a couple moves to bolster their bullpen at the Trade Deadline on Tuesday, reuniting with former reliever
Now, Diekman found himself swapping clubhouses mid-series. To make the transition easier, he took advantage of Chase Field's bullpen cart to lead him to his new teammates:
𝐏𝐢𝐜𝐤-𝐮𝐩: 𝑉𝑖𝑠𝑖𝑡𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝐶𝑙𝑢𝑏ℎ𝑜𝑢𝑠𝑒 𝑎𝑡 𝐶ℎ𝑎𝑠𝑒 𝐹𝑖𝑒𝑙𝑑— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) August 1, 2018
𝐃𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧: 𝐻𝑜𝑚𝑒 𝐶𝑙𝑢𝑏ℎ𝑜𝑢𝑠𝑒 𝑎𝑡 𝐶ℎ𝑎𝑠𝑒 𝐹𝑖𝑒𝑙𝑑
𝐓𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐤 𝐲𝐨𝐮, @JakeDiekman! 𝐁𝐚𝐱𝐭𝐞𝐫 𝐢𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐫𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐢𝐧 𝐚𝐧 𝐎𝐧𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐜 𝐁𝐮𝐥𝐥𝐩𝐞𝐧 𝐂𝐚𝐫𝐭. pic.twitter.com/MuBmzCaFd0
No one likes moving on their own, anyway. Loading, unloading and you often have to transport yourself too? Pass.
Diekman has the right mindset here, and the D-backs were more than happy to lend their new pitcher a hand (with an assist from their mascot/driver, Baxter). Just another reason why the bullpen cart is the best.