The Pittsburgh Pirates are in the midst of a three game set in San Diego, but that didn't stop a few Andrew McCutchen diehards from sitting behind him in the outfield and cheering him on for the duration of the game last night. 

To reward their loyalty, the man they call "Cutch" rewarded his two young stans with a pair of his batting gloves, and the two kids proceeded to freak the f**k out. The one on the left mouths "I LOVE YOU" like his middle school crush showed up to his bowling themed birthday party and planted a kiss on his cheek in front of his boys.

Sports are dope, and this is just one of the many reasons why.

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[Via The Real Evanio]