Forget the pitcher’s duel.
There is a cute dog in the outfield seats at Citi Field tonight, never mind the brilliant pitcher’s duel and winner-take all baseball game.
Noah Syndergaard and Madison Bumgarner have pitched masterfully for the Mets and Giants in the National League wild card game, and yet, it is another critical figure at the stadium capturing our hearts.
Look closely at that video, or you might miss it.
The winner of tonight’s game will go on to face the Cubs in the NLDS. The Blue Jays edged the Orioles in extra innings on Tuesday to advance in the American League side of the playoff bracket. There was not a dog, but there was a man who threw a beer onto the field.
Winner: the National League. Who needs a DH, anyway?