The Milwaukee Brewers’ Ryan Braun definitely lived as much as his workforce’s identify this weekend after he had a fan’s full cup of beer spilled on him whereas making an attempt to make a play.
The Brewers had been at Citi Discipline Sunday taking up the New York Mets when Mets first baseman Pete Alonso hit a fly ball to left subject within the first inning.
As Braun leaped up towards the wall to attempt to snag it, he bought a little bit greater than he bargained for, as a Mets followers holding a cup of beer reached down on the identical time, seemingly making an attempt to catch the ball in his beverage.
We all know we are the Brewers however that does not imply we wanna bathe in you guys. pic.twitter.com/eWLcOBHzkm
— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) April 28, 2019
The fan didn’t make the play — however he did splash Braun’s hat along with his suds.
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The ball hit off the wall, permitting Alonso to earn his first profession triple.
Umpires decided that there was no fan interference, and replay assessment upheld the decision. The Mets went on to win the sport, 5-2.
Beer cup catch gone unhealthy for Ryan Braun pic.twitter.com/Ky9DHLyGWi
— ESPN (@espn) April 29, 2019
Alonso, a rookie who’s rising as a rising star on the Mets, noticed the humor within the state of affairs, particularly contemplating it went down as Braun stood subsequent to a Budweiser commercial that learn, “This Bud’s for you.”
“It’s form of humorous I assume. We bought some fairly loyal followers, which is superior,” he advised reporters, in keeping with SNY. “That’s a tricky state of affairs on . It’s form of a wierd play altogether.”
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Alonso added that if it had been as much as him, he’d be treating the overzealous fan to a drink.
“If I may, I’d’ve purchased him a beer,” he mentioned. “The Mets have to get that man a beer, or a free drink voucher.”