"I like baseball, but how can I watch it in 3 seconds clips that repeat again and again and again?" you wonder.
Golly, do we have a solution for you!
Of course, you knew that already. You love GIFs. We love GIFs. We've been doing them all year long at Bless You Boys. So today I thought I'd look back at some of my favorites.
There is about a 100 percent chance I left out some great ones, so feel free to dig through our archives and tell us your favorites, too.
It's not a cookie! It's a Fig Newton. Of the Year.
Brayan does not want your fruit and cake. By the way, this funny relationship has been going on all year.
We could have any number of Brayan Pena GIFs. The one where he fell off the Gatorade cooler just missed the cut.
Torii Being Torii of the Year
Fan Interaction of the Year
Prince Fielder really needed a snack after that long run into foul territory, so he grabbed a nacho.
Although these folks who high-fived Andy Dirks may disagree.
Self Promotion of the Year
Hey, if you don't support you, why should anyone else support you?
Infield Play of the Year
Prince Fielder Slide of the Year
Runner up: vs. the Indians.
... and another, this time at third base.
Infield Play of the Year II
Outfield Play of the Year
Torii Hunter may be
38 28, but he's still got it in the field.
Ohhhhh Jackson! of the Year
Angry Leyland! of the Year
Strike of the Year
Justin Verlander is just not fair.
Leyland's Dance Move of the Year (Part 1)
Jim shows a Michael Jackson impersonator how to moonwalk.
Celebration of the Year
Suit and Tie of the Year
Future Cubs Fan Of The Year
No GIF collection would be complete without this one from April. Check out the story behind it.
Naturally, general silliness ensued from Mario and Rod
Mario: Oh, check that out! No way.
Rod: That's beautiful. I love it.
Mario: He just chucked it!
Rod: He got a good arm, that boy got a future.
Mario: Does he understand that foul balls are golden?
Mario: Let's check it out here. Guy catches it, gives it to the dad. 'Why don't you give it to your son?' 'I don't want it.'
Rod: Dad was shaking his hand 'thank you,' and he threw the ball away.
Mario: I don't even think the dad saw him chuck it.
Rod: He didn't!
Mario: No dinner for that young man tonight.
Lasting Image of the
Year Regular Season
If you thought Leyland danced well before, put a little bubbly
in on him to get him to show you his real moves. The lasting image of the regular season? It just might be.