Yasiel Puig donned an amazing shirt to commemorate his brawl
When the Reds got into a brawl back on April 7, we remarked that the scene of
grab yo glove cause you bout to catch these hands pic.twitter.com/mH6dNBgQqh— acceptably drawn baseball (@drawawalk) April 8, 2019
Puig has apparently taken this tip to heart. Prior to the Reds' Tuesday night game against the Braves, he came onto the field for warmups wearing a shirt that depicted the iconic image from the fight as a painting.
Donatello, Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael... Yasiel. 🎨 pic.twitter.com/nkNMXa62nF— Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) April 23, 2019
It really cannot be stated enough how incredible Puig is. He's loving every second of this.
Puig is No. 1 in our hearts, too. He's one of a kind.
It takes a special kind of someone to have the confidence to wear a shirt like that, and then follow it up with a dinger in his first at bat.
Andrew Mearns is a writer for Cut4 whose baseball obsession was born from the shattered dreams of Mike Mussina's perfect game attempt in 2001. He has a startling memory of World Series highlights that barely functions as a party trick.