Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman had a game for the ages at the plate on Monday, smacking three home runs in his team’s 8-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The Dodgers hit six round-trippers as a team and reduced its magic number for clinching the National League West title to eight.
But it was Uribe’s night from beginning to end. And even afterward. As the 34-year-old slugger was being interviewed in front of his locker in the clubhouse, a very interesting hat was conspicuously displayed right behind in him in his stall.
What made the hat so interesting is what was prominently displayed upon it: A marijuana leaf.
“-ere,” (cough cough) … check it out below.
First, Uribe’s three blasts, coming in his first three at-bats of the night (via MLB.com):
And his sweet (leaf) lid (via reddit):
Far out, man. Far freaking out. Hopefully, a cap in Uribe’s locker stall doesn’t cause the veteran any issues with the Dodgers or the MLB, because that would totally harsh his mellow, man. Although if the hat is any indication, he knows how to deal with it.
[H/T Hardball Talk]