Sorry Babe Ruth, Barry Bonds and Mike Trout.
But Bartolo Colon is the greatest baseball player ever.
Colon is an absolute legend. He pitched last season with the Texas Rangers at the age of 45, and he probably wanted to keep pitching this season, but no team signed him.
So what better way to scratch the pitching itch than to crash some kids' pick-up baseball game and throw heat by the overmatched youngsters.
That's exactly what the former A's pitcher did this week, and he posted videos on his Instagram feed.
A post shared by Bartolo Colon (@bcolon40) on Sep 17, 2019 at 10:58am PDT
A post shared by Bartolo Colon (@bcolon40) on Sep 17, 2019 at 11:52am PDT
But Big Sexy wasn't done. The very next day, Colon crashed another pick-up game.
A post shared by Bartolo Colon (@bcolon40) on Sep 18, 2019 at 6:10am PDT
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Can a major league team please sign Bartolo? He's a national treasure, and we deserve to watch him pitch for another 15 years.
Former A's pitcher Bartolo Colon throws to kids in Dominican Republic originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area