One of the best things to happen to the Nats in a long time. No, not the 5 HR inning and the 15-2 win. I’m talking about Rufus the Pigeon.
This dude Rufus was hanging out behind home plate all game long, and he is the sole reason the Nats went off yesterday. Clinton Yates documented it and was hilarious. Here are the stand out tweets:
Amazing. I’m all in on Rufus. The Nats have never been eliminated in the first round of the playoffs in a season where Rufus was the wind beneath their wings.