Baltimore Orioles relief pitcher Zach Britton allowed one earned run since the start of May. He had a 0.54 ERA during the season.
Yet for some reason, Britton wasn’t used in Tuesday night’s American League Wild Card Game, which the Toronto Blue Jays won 5-2 in 11 innings against the Orioles.
That led to much head-scratching, and of course, many funny tweets.
BONUS: If you’re a fan of “The Wire,” then you should appreciate this tweet: