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The Marlins Park sculpture is long gone, but after a few months in home run celebration limbo, the Marlins came up with something even better: crush a dinger and you get the meme sunglasses in the dugout. What began as a Throwback Weekend novelty has quickly become the team’s best in-game tradition.
"It's called FASHION, Martín. Look it up." pic.twitter.com/WBid4JemVm— Miami Marlins (@Marlins) August 7, 2019
Those glasses had their finest moment Monday afternoon. In his long-anticipated MLB debut, second baseman Isan Díaz went deep against reigning NL Cy Young award winner Jacob deGrom...at the exact moment that his parents were being interviewed on the Marlins television broadcast.
Isan’s father went viral, taking so much pride in his son’s big milestone.
“We just homered!”
Fish Stripes and BreakingT have teamed up to create a special t-shirt allowing fans to live in this epic moment for the rest of 2019 and beyond.
The unisex, ultra-soft aqua tee is available in sizes small to triple extra-large and costs 28 bucks.
Get yours while supplies last!