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Photo of Juan Soto Celebrating Nationals Wild Card Win With Dad is What Baseball is All About

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 01:  Juan Soto #22 of the Washington Nationals celebrates after driving in three runs against the Milwaukee Brewers during the eighth inning of the National League Wild Card game at Nationals Park on October 01, 2019 in Washington, DC.at Nationals Park on October 01, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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There's plenty to celebrate for the Washington Nationals after Tuesday night's thrilling wildcard comeback against the Brewers.

After being down 3-1 for most of the game, second-year stud Juan Soto came up huge in the eighth inning with a bases-clearing single that put his team up and secured the victory.

But the true highlight came after the game, where a photo was captured of an emotional embrace between Soto and his father.

This touching moment truly captures not only the innocence of 20-year-old Soto, but the emotion of baseball that allows it to connect generations.

The opportunity for Soto's dad to witness his son make history called for lots of celebration, and not just within the family.

It's quite a sight to see a player making history all while still being under the legal drinking age. Hopefully we get to see more magical moments like this as the postseason continues to remind us how truly special baseball is.