Nice work here by Dan Steinberg of the Washington Post, picking up on Shane Victorino blowing a kiss – to somebody – after hitting a triple in the ninth inning last night.
Steinberg's readers have a host of theories, the most prominent – nefarious – of which is that Victo was directing his ducky face to the Nationals’ dugout, perhaps in reference to Bryce Harper, who once performed a similar gesture for a sad minor league pitcher.
My initial reaction, judging by Shane’s eyes and index finger angle (welcome to my life…), was that he was motioning to someone in the crowd. But we’ll go ahead and assume that he wasn’t… since, um, his wife was in Las Vegas this weekend, where the Victorinosososos have a home.
UPDATE: Victorino fills us in: