Whenever you start a conversation with I’m not trying to make things weird, there’s a strong chance that you are, in fact, about to make things super weird with whoever you are talking to at that very moment.
Fortunately for a Mets fan who broke some exciting (?) news to New York second baseman Neil Walker on Tuesday night at a charity event, that opening statement turned out to be wrong for once and the conversation did not, in fact, get super weird.
A little weird, maybe. But not super weird.
The fan, labeled as Julia on Twitter, took a video of the encounter, in which she told Walker what Mets fans have been up to for a while now — the practice of calling him daddy at every opportunity.
Over that 13-3 run, the Cubs have a team ERA of 3.71 while averaging 6.54 runs per game on offense.
Elite Womens Connor Shaw Jersey Arizona has not enjoyed a second-half surge like the one that the Cubs are on. Instead, the Diamondbacks are hovering around .500, going 7-9 through their first 16 games out of the All-Star break. With the Los Angeles Dodgers running away with the NL West, Arizona’s main focus over the next month will be to hold on to a wild card spot.
Elite Womens Kenta Maeda Jersey The Diamondbacks enter Tuesday with a five-game lead over Milwaukee in the wild card standings. Arizona is just 2-8 in its last 10 games against Chicago.
The UNDER is 5-1 in the last six meetings between these two teams at the sportsbooks.
At 60-45, Arizona has a better season record than Chicago’s 56-48 coming into this series, but the Cubs seem to have the momentum. Wednesday’s game will pit Zack Godley against Jake Arrieta, and Thursday’s game sets up as a pitcher’s duel between Zack Greinke and Jose Quintana.