Cincinnati Reds Brandon Phillips Shows Up To Little League Baseball Game After Twitter Request
Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips showed up to one of his twitter follower’s little league baseball games after the follower asked him to attend. little Tommy, Connor Echols tweeted to Phillips Thursday afternoon that he “should really come watch the 14u Cincy flames in West Chester tonight.” Phillips responded by asking what time and where, and Echols gave him the address. That’s when Phillips surprised everyone and showed up for the game.
The Flames rewarded Phillips with an offensive show and won 13-2. Phillips praised Connor’s performance, joked about how much trash the parents were talking and then stuck around afterwards to take pictures with the team.