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Tug of the Jersey

If anybody has seen highlights of Ryan Braun's game-ending grand slam for Milwaukee last night, you'll notice that he untucked his jersey after rounding third base while heading for home. Prince Fielder did the same thing after a walk-off blast on Tuesday.

According to a segment on ESPN radio I heard earlier this week, the ritual is a tribute to the father of Brewers outfielder Mike Cameron, who said that nothing felt better than coming home after a hard day's work and untucking your shirt.

Given that the Brewers just swept Pittsburgh, consider it a job well done.

By Tom Heleba  |  September 26, 2008; 8:30 AM ET
 
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Comments

i am recently retired from teaching in public schoos for 39 yrs and i agree there was nothing like untuckering your shirt after a long hard day of teahing

Posted by: cos | September 26, 2008 9:33 AM | Report abuse

I really hope cos was not an English teacher.

Posted by: School Board | September 26, 2008 2:48 PM | Report abuse

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