It began innocently enough, with a tweet sent in early August from a non-descript coffee shop in New York City.
Little did Hunter Pence know that this tweet, a line from the TV comedy “Seinfeld” — “These pretzels are making me thirsty!” — would spawn a social-media happening.
Since that fateful day in the Big Apple, every out-of-town series the Giants have played (not to mention most of them at home, too) has featured a sprinkling of creative signs in the stands: #HunterPenceSigns.
The 32-year-old Giants outfielder has played along, even posting a few of his own on his Twitter account, @hunterpence.
This week, we asked you to send us your favorite signs. Here’s a sampling of how you replied.
Hunter Pence thinks Wendy’s has good BBQ
Hunter Pence prefers vegetarian BBQ.
Hunter Pence thinks BBQ is too messy
Hunter Pence would rather play in Omaha than San Francisco.
Hunter Pence likes Hunter Pence Signs.
Hunter Pence is a kansas fan
Hunter Pence has a tattoo of JarJar Binks.
Hunter Pence plays with My Little Ponies
Hunter Pence keeps his light off on Halloween
Hunter Pence showers with a life jacket.
Hunter Pence takes his cat to the dog park.
Hunter Pence uses Bing
hunter pence has no idea where 12th street and vine is located....
Hunter Pence likes the song “Never gonna give you up.”
Hunter Pence can’t hit it out of the Little K.
Hunter Pence chews on his toenails
Hunter Pence thinks Orange is the New Black
Hunter Pence hates Big League Chew
Hunter Pence reminds the teacher to collect homework
Hunter Pence loved Cop Rock. Both episodes.
Hunter Pence thinks Lorde’s Royals is a gospel hymn
hunter pence still has a blockbuster card
Hunter Pence bet that Gore couldn’t steal second
Hunter Pence thinks he’s in England
Hunter Pence never buys Park Place.
Hunter Pence wishes he played for the Royals.