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Los Angeles Dodgers’ Adrian Gonzalez Will Catch One in Ribs for “Mickey Mouse” Ears: Video

October 17th, 2013 at 8:32 AM
By Cody Fields

Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez decided to tweak St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright for saying his antics after hitting a double in game three of the National League Championship Series were "Mickey Mouse."

So, after hitting a go-ahead homer in the third inning of game five, Gonzalez mimicked a pair of Mickey Mouse ears on his way back to the dugout.

"We are in L.A., so Mickey Mouse stuff does go," Gonzalez said on "Mickey Mouse is only an hour away. So you know, it fits us. I did what I always do."

But Gonzo went on to say it wasn't personal.

"I was just having fun with the comment that was made earlier," said Gonzalez. "Nothing against them or anything."

And that' what the Dodgers don't understand. Gonzalez will catch one in the ribs from a Cardinals pitcher sometime soon, even if it has to be next season. 

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Tags: Adam Wainwright, Adrian Gonzalez, Atlanta, Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Mickey Mouse, MLB, New York Yankees, St. Louis Cardinals

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