A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

Grown men who play professional baseball like to celebrate momentous victories by furiously shaking bottles of Champagne and spraying other grown men in the face. It's such a rich tradition that we've made a happy little gallery. Enjoy!

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2009: Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez, New York Yankees. [New York Daily News]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2009: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. [Reuters, via Yahoo! News]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2009: Adam Wainwright, St. Louis Cardinals [Reuters, via Yahoo! News]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2008: Tampa Bay Rays [Getty, via ESPN]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2008: B.J. Upton, Tampa Bay Rays [Reuters, via Boston Globe]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2008: Chicago Cubs [Sporting News]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2008: Los Angeles Dodgers [AP, via SI.com]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2008: Philadelphia Phillies [Ump Bump]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2008: Prince Fielder, Milwaukee Brewers [The Fightins]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2008: David Ortiz, Boston Red Sox [Boston Herald]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2007: David Ortiz, Boston Red Sox [Boston Globe]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2007: Jimmy Rollins, Philadelphia Phillies [Flyers Fieldhouse]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2007: Jonathan Papelbon, Boston Red Sox [Lard Lad's Flickr account]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2007: TV reporter Jade McCarthy, Philadelphia Phillies [The Fightins]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2007: Arizona Diamondbacks [tep.imagen's Flickr account]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2007: Alex Rodriguez, New York Yankees [Flyers Fieldhouse]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

2005: Ozzie Guillen, Chicago White Sox [sscornelius' Flickr account]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

1990: Rob Dibble, Cincinnati Reds [Cincinnati Enquirer]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

1977: Tommy Lasorda, Los Angeles Dodgers [Blue Heaven]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

1972: Ken Forsch, Houston Astros [Houston Astros, via Astros Daily]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

1969: Tom Seaver and Jerry Koosman, New York Mets [Collect Sports]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

1969: New York Mayor John Lindsay, New York Mets [New York Observer]

A Children's Treasury Of Men Getting Blasted In The Face With Champagne

1963: Sandy Koufax, Los Angeles Dodgers [Blue Heaven]