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Chris Robinson Home Run Sparks Surprise Padres Celebration (VIDEO)

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Chris Robinson #8 of the San Diego Padres, right, is congratulated by Rene Rivera #44, and Alexi Amarista #5 after he hit a three-run homer during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Petco Park on September 25, 2013 in San Diego, California. The hit was Robinson's first major league hit. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images) | Getty

After nine years in the minor leagues, San Diego Padres journeyman Chris Robinson finally recorded his first career major league hit. That hit just so happened to be the catcher's first MLB home run.

WATCH HOME RUN ABOVE

His teammates decided to give him a proper celebration.


Chris Robinson
What a night...what a group of guys...what a celly!

Chris Robinson
Dick Enberg on my first MLB homer; "A hockey player from Canada". Can there be a better compliment? -timer

(H/T to The Big Lead)

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