‘Worth Every Penny’ – Proud Dad Wearing Two MLB Jerseys Celebrates Sons Face-to-Face in 2022 Playoffs

The San Diego Padres have overturned the National League playoff predictions this year. They are now playing a National League championship series against the Philadelphia Phillies. Interestingly, two brothers play for opposite teams and compete against each other. So, an MLB insider caught up with their dad for a brief interview.

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The Padres have consistently caused major upsets by shockingly beating World Series favorites. Going into the wildcard round against the New York Mets, the Padres won and entered the playoffs. An even bigger upset followed when the Padres went on to defeat the rival Los Angeles Dodgers in a postseason series. Notably, the Mets and Dodgers were among the top contenders to win the World Series.

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Defying all expectations, the Padres are now poised to represent the National League in the World Series. On Wednesday, the Padres hosted the Phillies at Petco Park for Game 2 of the league championship series. Notably, the game also featured fun trivia.

Brother vs. Brother in San Diego Padres vs Philadelphia Phillies Game

Wednesday, the Padres receiver Austin Nola played against Phillies pitcher Aaron Nola, who happens to be his brother. AJ Nola, the father of the star siblings, attended the game with his wife at Petco Park wearing both teams’ jerseys. As we can see, it was a sign of support for his two sons. At some point, MLB reporter Ken Rosenthal sat down with AJ Nola for a brief interview.

Speaking of the two jerseys, AJ Nola said, “You know, I had the idea of ​​wearing two jerseys when Aaron throws. You know, I put Aaron’s jersey on after Austin’s. When Austin was playing and Aaron was not playing, you know, I had them reversed. So I had to keep it up, you know.

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Then, speaking of an RV that AJ Nola bought when his sons were young, he said, “I’ll tell you, every RV trip and every tournament is worth it. Everything up to this point is so surreal. It’s worth every penny.

A brief report on the game concluded

The Padres defeated the Phillies by an 8-5 margin in Wednesday’s game. Consequently, the series found itself tied at one game apiece, with three more games to play. Both teams are preparing for an entry into the World Series.

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So who do you think will represent the National League in the World Series?

Neal T. Doss