You can judge a man on the way they react to unexpected awkwardness. I, for example, facing the prospect of a strange encounter, freeze up like a fainting goat and look down at my all-consuming connected light device, my iPhone. But not Rhys Hoskins. Oh no– perhaps with a bit of forethought, the Phillies rookie played it off so well after hitting his first Major League home run:
Rhys Hoskins' 1st Big League HR was cool, but his fake High Fives in an Iced dugout were way cooler
— Marc Farzetta (@MarcFarzetta) August 15, 2017
Chris Wheeler would’ve talked about this for two innings.