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The world reacts to Jose Bautista’s final home game

I’m not crying, you’re crying.

New York Yankees v Toronto Blue Jays
Jose Bautista tips his hat to the fans after he is pulled from the game in the ninth inning during MLB game action against the New York Yankees at Rogers Centre on September 24, 2017.
Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images

It was an amazing moment yesterday, when Jose Bautista walked off the Rogers Centre turf for what could be the last time as a Toronto Blue Jay. After hugging his teammates and ceremoniously nodding towards Roberto Osuna, Bautista took a curtain call.

Cue the tears.

Marcus Stroman, the starter for the game, was seen warming up in a black-and-blue Bautista jersey before the game.

And then there was his post-game scrum.

Good o’ Gibbons.

A few players expressed their gratitude towards Bautista.

For most of the game, Bautista wore sunglasses. You couldn’t quite gauge his emotions, but in his on-field interview with one Hazel Mae, well...