And then, in the 11th inning, Goldschmidt did this:
"Goldy" is now hitting .297/.390/.554 with 29 homers and 93 RBI. Let's throw in the 25 doubles and 13 stolen bases for good measure, and note that we're talking about an MVP candidate.
The post-game celebration involved the rare gum-shower-followed-by-cooler-shower move:
The Paul Goldschmidt celebration was something else: pic.twitter.com/ogoQeUesKc— MLB (@MLB) August 14, 2013
Perhaps the only negative is if you had to have a locker next to his:
Yes, yes he's awesome and all, but all this means is another night where I can't get to my locker through the media. pic.twitter.com/2abTnw0DvW— Brandon McCarthy (@BMcCarthy32) August 14, 2013