During the third inning of his team’s game against the A’s in Oakland, De La Rosa noticed a pigeon hobbling near the visiting bullpen. When it became obvious that the bird couldn’t fly away, the 30-year-old scooped it up and brought it to safety.
After the game, De La Rosa thanked his Twitter followers for praising him for saving Randy, which he apparently named the pigeon.
Angels pitcher C.J. Wilson — who got the win Thursday night for the Angels — offered this: