Bartolo Colon’s decision to sign with the Braves in the off-season devastated many a Met fan. Big Bart is a cult hero, and once you’re welcomed into the hearts of New Yorkers, fuggedaboutit, they love you for life.
Big Sexy made his return to Citi Field last night, and the Met faithful gave him the standing ovation he deserved. He then treated them to one of his trademark hitting displays during the at-bat.
The Braves won 3-1 in 12, and Colon had a no-decision. But tonight, everyone was a winner.
Check out the super-sized standing O:
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