Anthony Rizzo views David Ross as a father (or grandfather) figure. It is no surprise to see the Cubs first baseman turn to the veteran catcher for solace as the Cubs lead the Indians in Game 7 of the World Series.
“I'm an emotional wreck,” Rizzo said. “I'm in a glass case of emotions.”
Ross is playing in his final game and will retire after 15 years in the majors.
Watch Rizzo and Ross' moment below:
Rizzo was quoting the hit film “Anchorman” which was released in 2004 when he was 14 years old.