May the Fourth be with you: Sports celebrates Star Wars day Allyssa Lee May 4, 2017 at 5:25p ET It's May the Fourth, which is cause for massive Star Wars celebrations around the Twitterverse and beyond. Check out how the sports world is celebrating this out-of-this-world day on social media. The Force is strong with the following athletes, teams and leagues. Seattle Seahawks "Happy #StarWarsDay from Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett! #MayThe4thBeWithYou" MLB Dallas Cowboys Baltimore Orioles "#MayThe4thBeWithYou, #Birdland." Solomon Thomas The Force is particularly strong with this former Stanford player turned 49ers draft pick. Los Angeles Rams "Todd Gurley doesn't play on #StarWarsDay" 49ers QB Matt Barkley New England Patriots Houston Texans "Powerful, he is." Carolina Panthers' Ryan Kalil U.S. Olympic Team Team Canada Sacramento Kings Chicago Bears "Da force is strong with" Akiem Hicks. Green Bay Packers Houston Texans long snapper Jon Weeks U.S. Open Tennis A special Serena Williams edition.