Edwin Encarnacion Hits Home Run Hat-Trick, Jays Fans Throw Hats onto Field (Video)
On Saturday, during a home game against the Detroit Tigers, Edwin Encarnacion extended his hit-streak to 24 games in stunning fashion, going 3-for-5 at the dish with three home runs and 9 RBIs during the Blue Jays’ 15-1 victory.
Encarnacion’s first homer was a three-run shot in the first inning. He followed that up with a 2-run shot in the sixth, and one inning later, he completed the home run hat-trick with a grand slam off Tigers reliever Alex Wilson:
And because Toronto is first-and-foremost a hockey city, the Jays fans knew exactly how to celebrate Edwin’s hat-trick:
— Mitch Waters (@mjwaters16) August 29, 2015
Hey look! Free hats!