Monday's doubleheader with the Mets at Citi Field marked the start of the Braves' final road trip of the 2017 season, so you know what that means: Rookie dress-up day.
And, as seen in the clip atop this post, it was veteran reliever Jim Johnson who was struck with the idea for their theme: Mario Kart, everybody's favorite racing video game that has stood the test of time and is still a popular clubhouse entertainment option throughout MLB.
Whether walking through the clubhouse concourse or filing into their seats on the airplane, the Braves' young players definitely seemed amused by it all:
Last road trip of the season and the rookies are ready! pic.twitter.com/WXZD9UYRi0- Atlanta Braves (@Braves) September 24, 2017
And they added some additional personal flair to their outfits, too:
Micah Johnson (@Micah_Johnson3) September 24, 2017