Top GIFs: Springer shocked by call

Top GIFs: Springer shocked by call

Here are the Top 5 GIFs from Wednesday's games, courtesy of @MLBgifs:

1. It's a ... what?

A called strike in Houston simply defied belief, in the opinion of leadoff hitter George Springer.

George Springer's reaction

2. DatDude's his dad

Brandon Phillips' son, Micah, grabbed headlines Tuesday with his batting practice session. He captured hearts Wednesday night by blowing this kiss to his dad from the stands.

Phillips son blows him a kiss

3. A-Rod is A-Gone

A-Rod said goodbye to the Minor Leagues and the Trenton Thunder with one quick flick of the wrist after homering in his final rehab start Wednesday.

A-Rod homers in Minors, flips bat

4. Those are called Soler cups

The longer Jake Arrieta pitches like this, the more binocular cups Jorge Soler is going to need to be able to see his miniscule ERA.

Jorge Soler builds binoculars 

5. Rookie's rocket to right

Forget exit velocity. Nomar Mazara, still just 21 years old, made for the exit signs in the right-field seats with this 491-foot moonshot, the longest home run of the 2016 season.

Nomar Mazara crushes homer

Matt Kelly is a reporter for This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.