For Pete's Sake

Watch the best hot dog race in Kauffman Stadium history

Ketchup fell at the start of the Hot Dog race on Sunday night and took Mustard with him as Relish pulled away.
Ketchup fell at the start of the Hot Dog race on Sunday night and took Mustard with him as Relish pulled away. JSLEEZER@KCSTAR.COM

Fans at Kauffman Stadium were treated to an exciting competition on Sunday.

Yeah, sure, the Royals beat the Angels 4-3 in 10 innings on a walk-off hit by Kendrys Morales in a game that was televised by ESPN, but fans and media members were wound-up about something else:

It was epic and Lance Huebner caught the entire race:

Heck of an effort by Ketchup, who likely was the first to finish a race without a costume.

MLB.com has the video of the play you saw above and you can watch it here.

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