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Let Mike Napoli teach you the art of the sneak-attack hug with his bear grab of David Ortiz

Baseball players change teams, travel constantly and rarely get time for a relaxing hang sesh. So when two friends are reunited, it calls for a deep embrace. Before the Red Sox and Indians squared off on Monday afternoon, Mike Napoli saw his chance to give his former teammate, David Ortiz, the bear hug that he deserved.

Of course, notice Napoli's pitch-perfect tactic for the sneak hug: Arms scoop under the arms while your face is wedged against the back -- so if they react in surprise you don't get punched in the face. 


Napoli and Ortiz: Best Friends Forever.