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Joey Votto's latest Instagram post hints at future: 'Do not go gentle into that good night'

Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto (19) waits to bat in the third inning of the MLB Interleague game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Toronto Blue Jays at Great American Ball Park in downtown Cincinnati on Friday, Aug. 18, 2023. The game was scoreless after four innings.
Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto (19) waits to bat in the third inning of the MLB Interleague game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Toronto Blue Jays at Great American Ball Park in downtown Cincinnati on Friday, Aug. 18, 2023. The game was scoreless after four innings.

Former Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto posted a picture of himself in a batting cage with a cryptic message on his Instagram:

"Do not go gentle into that good night,Old age should burn and rave at close of day;Rage, rage against the dying of the light."

Those words are the opening to 'Do not go gentle into that good night', a poem by by Dylan Thomas.

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The free-agent first baseman, who appeared at the NHL All-Star Game earlier this month, has reportedly received interest from the Angels, among three teams expressing interest in him.

This article originally appeared on Cincinnati Enquirer: Joey Votto on Instagram: 'Do not go gentle into that good night'