Ballpark proposals are usually kinda lame — “hey! I’m going to put you on the spot about something personal and emotional in front of 30,000 people! Don’t embarrass me!” — but if you’re a player I suppose it’s better. Especially if you do it after the game and away from the ballpark like Blue Jays prospect Andy Burns did yesterday.
But, if he had any cold feet, he was likely emboldened by the walkoff homer he hit just before popping the question:
I wish them nothing but happiness, but how epic would it have been if she said no? I mean, theoretically, not for him.