Phillies 27-year-old rookie tears up at getting first major league call-up

What a moment

As with all sports, reaching the top level of baseball is a huge accomplishment. Don’t believe me? Look at the reaction of Phillies rookie Brock Stassi when he found out that he would be on the Opening Day roster.

If that’s not convincing enough, check out this tweet from his brother Max.

The 1,021st pick from the 2011 draft is now in the big leagues. This is why sports are awesome. – All Posts