Root, root, root! Over the years, many celebrities have come out as big baseball fans, throwing the first pitch at games or hanging out in the stands on date night.
In June 2021, Emma Stone and her husband, Dave McCary, enjoyed a Padres game on a rare night. McCary is a “lifelong Padres fan,” according to the announcer in a September 2017 game in which he released the first pitch.
“La La Land… Naaahhhh… Rather, Father Land! Thanks to Emma Stone and her husband David McCary for visiting us at the booth. It was really a pleasure! Go Parents! #bestactress, ”Padres television analyst Mark Grant He wrote via Twitter after meeting the couple, combining his caption with a photo of them in their private booth.
Some celebrities have taken their baseball dates one step further. In October 2013, Kanye west pulled out a top secret proposal for his now estranged wife, Kim kardashian, at AT&T Stadium, home of the San Francisco Giants. The rapper popped the question by setting the Jumbotron to say “PLEASE MARRY ME!”
“It was magical,” said a source. Us weekly at the time. “It was the most romantic thing ever, the biggest surprise!”
Baseball was also the star of another love story. Kate Upton and her husband, Justin verlander, they met in February 2012 on the set of a commercial for the Major League Baseball 2K12 video game.
“It has been such an incredible decade! Meeting my best friend, getting married and starting a family has been the most incredible gift I have ever had! Nothing beats that, ”Verlander, an Astros pitcher, wrote via Instagram in December 2019 as he reflected on how love and baseball had impacted his life. “On the field… winning a championship, throwing a couple of no-hitters and winning some awards along the way has been an incredible journey. Friendships that have grown or started in the last decade will continue for decades to come. Truly blessed 🙏🏻🙏🏻 “.
Baseball also loves stars. nach Jennifer Lopez was seen hanging out with her ex, and noticed that the Red Sox superfan Ben affleck In May 2021, the team reached out to let the “I’m Real” singer know that she was welcome in the stands at any time.
“I miss you J-Lo ❤️,” the Red Sox wrote on TikTok. “We will never forget you. Come back soon.”
The baseball-based conversation surrounding the couple continued when Lopez’s ex, Alex RodriguezWhat do I ask about him? Scammers reunion of the actress with producer Argo.
“Go Yankees,” the MLB star brazenly told TMZ at the time. While his comment may have been an innocent nod to his former team, it could also have been a playful dig for Affleck’s beloved Boston team, also known as the Yankees’ biggest rivals.
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