Let's decide what kind of puppy Dansby Swanson should adopt now that he's back in Atlanta
A little over a year after he was taken first overall by Arizona in the 2015 MLB Draft, and just eight months after he was traded to the Braves as part of a blockbuster deal for Shelby Miller, Dansby Swanson is headed back home -- Atlanta announced that they've called up the Marietta, Ga. native to make his MLB debut on Wednesday night.
It's a move that raises many questions: What sort of impact will MLB Pipeline's No. 5 overall prospect have right away? How will the guy who skipped Triple-A entirely adjust to the big leagues? And, most importantly, what kind of dog will Swanson adopt?
Yes, we said dog. You see, back in February, Swanson published a piece in the Players' Tribune about coming back to his hometown organization. At the end, he had a request for Mom and Dad:
This is an area in which Swanson has some considerable expertise, after all:
But nearly every dog is a Very Good Dog. How will Swanson decide exactly which adorable canine to take home? We're going to find the answer the only way we know how: democracy. We've listed some dog breeds below, and it's up to you to decide a winner. (And if you don't see your favorite listed, be sure to offer an alternative in the comments.)