Mere seconds after Rajai Davis launched a ball deep into the Detroit night, the Twitterverse exploded on Monday night after seeing one of the more rare feats in baseball, an “ultimate” walk-off Grand Slam to turn a three-run deficit into a one-run victory for YOUR Detroit Tigers.
Let’s take a look at some of the most interesting Tweets, shall we?
How about this for coincidence?
— Detroit Tigers (@tigers) July 1, 2014
The rarefied air of Davis’ feat that we discussed above:
Fitting with Alan Trammell in attendance, no?
Rajai Davis joins Alan Trammell (1988) as only Tigers to hit a walk-off grand slam when down by 3 (via @eliassports)
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) July 1, 2014
No hyperbole or anything…
Rajai Davis is the greatest player to ever play, the end
— Rational Tigers Fan (@Rational_Tigers) July 1, 2014
Some things never change…
— K-Mac™ (@KJMacDonald) July 1, 2014
This is a given…
— Brian Chapman (@bchapsports) July 1, 2014
And though it was only a regular season game in June, I think this is a moment many of us will also remember for a long time. Thanks Rajai.