It’s also important to note that the movement is catching on in the stands. As well it should, given Sherrill’s 66-save pace (the MLB record is 57) during this, his first closing campaign. Absurd, though not quite so much as the O’s having the fourth-best record in the AL after 42 games.
Note: The flat-billed celebration did not debut Friday, as previously thought. They were doing it as early as Tuesday’s win over Boston.