Whit Merrifield was knocked onto the ground in celebration after his walk-off hit
The Royals had every reason to be exuberant on Friday. They came from behind in the bottom of the ninth to beat the Blue Jays, 5-4, in a 2015 ALCS rematch, securing their 10th win in their last 12 games.
The hero of the night was
All was well in the end, though, and he was able to enjoy a customary splash during his postgame interview anyway.