Twitter reacts to Bartolo Colon hitting his first career home run

As I'm sure you know by now, Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon hit his first career home run Saturday night. Here's the video in case you've somehow missed it:

Man, Gary Cohen's call is an all-timer. That's so good. So, so good.

Colon is, unquestionably, one of the most entertaining players in all of baseball. Between the unbridled joy with which he plays the game and his huggable frame, Colon is so fun to watch. He's a baseball treasure.

As you'd expect, Twitter reacted apprpriately to Colon's dinger. First, we have some stats:

And now for the jokes:

Baseball is just the best.

Bartolo Colon hit a home run Saturday. It was glorious.
Bartolo Colon hit a home run Saturday. It was glorious. (USATSI)

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Mike Axisa joined CBS Sports in 2013. He has been a member of the BBWAA since 2015 and has previously written about both fantasy baseball and real life baseball for MLBTradeRumors.com, FanGraphs.com, RotoAuthority.com,... Full Bio

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