Watch: Javy Báez Hits 100th Career Home Run to Give Cubs Late Lead
With the Cubs trailing 3-2 in the bottom of the eighth inning, Javier Báez stepped to the plate with two on. With the crowd buzzing in anticipation, El Mago delivered the clutch hit the Cubs were looking for all afternoon. This hit just happend to land in the bleachers. Javy launched an opposite field home run, the 100th of his career, to put the Cubs on top of the Mets 5-3.
Javy, THANK YOU. pic.twitter.com/aHA1oAZprI
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) June 23, 2019
Congrats to @Cubs Javier Báez on his 100th career @mlb home run. Here are all of his home runs tracked by @statcast since 2015. ??? pic.twitter.com/5crRsUZ9Yk
— Daren Willman (@darenw) June 23, 2019