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Dodgers' Will Smith met the actor Will Smith

It's the Willennium
@michaelsclair
December 21, 2020

When Dodgers catcher Will Smith hit a home run off Braves reliever Will Smith in Game 5 of the NLCS this fall, it surely seemed like the singularity was upon us. There was a glitch in the matrix and now only players named Will Smith would populate Major League rosters.

When Dodgers catcher Will Smith hit a home run off Braves reliever Will Smith in Game 5 of the NLCS this fall, it surely seemed like the singularity was upon us. There was a glitch in the matrix and now only players named Will Smith would populate Major League rosters.

While we wait for this dystopian future to come to pass, the Dodgers catcher got to meet that other Will Smith -- the Fresh Prince himself -- to quiz kids in a game of "Which Will Smith?"

You'll need Snapchat to view the whole thing, where we can only hope the Braves' Smith is a surprise secret guest. Otherwise I'm sure his invitation just got lost in the mail.

While getting to meet the famous actor and musician is surely a career highlight for the young Dodger, it probably isn't his favorite thing to happen this offseason. That's because Smith got married over the weekend:

Michael Clair writes for MLB.com. He spends a lot of time thinking about walk-up music and believes stirrup socks are an integral part of every formal outfit.