It was an otherwise quiet Tuesday. Though the countdown to the start of spring training was mercifully, finally, down to single digits, as has been the norm throughout this off-season, Dodgers fans were feeling restless. Several baseball writers’ tweets over the last week continued to tease us into imagining a world where Mookie Betts and Cody Bellinger roamed the same outfield at Dodger Stadium, while both wearing Dodger Blue. It just seemed to good to even be possible.
I consider myself a fairly patient #Dodgers fan, but FOR THE LOVE OF (BASEBALL) GOD(S), BRING US MOOKIE!
— Gail Johnson (@GJOH29) February 4, 2020
The afternoon and evening stretched long in front of us, with the Twitter timeline all but guaranteed to be filled with State of the Union content after 9pm EST. And then, things turned quickly, and in the blink of an eye, the Dodgers otherwise sleepy off-season came alive. There is still much info to digest after the events of Tuesday night, but for now, let’s take a look at some of the best social media reactions across baseball after one of its biggest blockbuster trades in recent memory.
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