Happy 15th Anniversary: Bobby Valentine's dugout disguise
On June 9, 1999, then Mets manager Bobby Valentine pulled off one of baseball's most memorable pranks.
On June 9, 1999, then Mets manager Bobby Valentine pulled off a prank that would live for generations to come in baseball lore. He was ejected from the game but later returned to the dugout in a disguise. Here's your video explanation:
As the video said, Valentine was popped with a $5,000 fine and two-game suspension for his antics. Well worth it, in my view. After all, he got a fake Bobblehead out of it!
Rock on and Happy 15th Anniversary, Bobby V.