Rizzo pretends to be mad at former teammate for dinging him in head

Friday June 3rd, 2016

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Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo and his former teammate, Diamondbacks catcher Wellington Castillo, had a moment on Friday.

During the bottom of the first inning of their game, Castillo’s throw back to pitcher Archie Bradley grazed Rizzo’s helmet. The toss was immediately met with a menacing sarcastic stare and a shove, which quickly turned into a giant smile and laugh.

Even home plate umpire Hunter Wendelstedt got a nice chuckle in before the next pitch.

Castillo was with the Cubs when Rizzo arrived in 2012, and was traded away to Seattle last season.

Baseball can be fun sometimes.

– Kenny Ducey

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