Marlins’ Legends of Wrestling night starts with a bang
Saturday’s game between the Marlins and Rockies started off with a ceremonial first pitch. Nothing out of the ordinary about that.
But then former wrestling superstar Goldberg — who was the one to unleash that first throw — turned the evening on its head when he delivered his signature move to a man wearing a Rockies hat and a purple shirt.
It was par for the course at what was Legends of Wrestling night at Marlins Park.
Even Billy the Marlin got in on the act:
— Billy The Marlin (@BillytheMarlin) August 25, 2013
The action didn’t stop after Goldberg’s post-pitch antics. Not by a long shot.
The wrestlers in attendance also “sang” during the seventh-inning stretch:
And there was the heel turn during the Sea Creature Race that left Julio the Octopus worse for the wear:
There was even action after the Marlins shut out the Rockies 3-0, as closer Steve Cishek noted:
— Steve Cishek (@srSHREK31) August 25, 2013