Sean Doolittle, self-described “extremely online” person, has a long-standing relationship with Bay Area band Smash Mouth known for their eternal, generational, greatest-of-all-time hit “All Star.”
In fact, when he proposed to Eireann Dolan, Smash Mouth had already encouraged them to do so:
Wow! Sorry Sean but kinda digging that eye-black look! You buy a ring yet?— Smash Mouth (@smashmouth) February 9, 2017
So, it came as no surprise that when Doolittle got his second All-Star nod, he immediately sent word to the band also famous for the eternal “Shrek” hit song “I’m a Believer.”
What's up sir?— Smash Mouth (@smashmouth) July 9, 2018
Smash Mouth was excited, but not excited enough for Dolan’s standards:
The greatest band of our lifetimes luckily obliged:
Afterwards, Doolittle quickly shifted focus from himself to his teammate, Trea Turner, for whom he immediately began campaigning in a classic Doolittle way: using memes and tweets.
To vote for Trea in the Final Vote, you can go here.