In some much-needed good news, a video shows Ty Fleming and Tyler Garrison getting engaged at a baseball game as the crowd cheers around them.
Amidst a contentious relationship between politics and professional sports in the United States, this moment is all about love.
The surprise proposal happened at a weekend game between the Washington Nationals and Pittsburgh Pirates. Fleming and Garrison both sported red to support their home team, the Nationals.
In the video, the couple is on the jumbo tron celebrating their team. You can hear an announcer reveal Screech, the Nationals’ mascot, is coming down the aisle to give the couple a surprise gift.
However, that’s not the only surprise in store.
As Screech hands one of them a baseball, the other gets down on one knee.
The crowd erupts into cheers as they kiss and hug, celebrating their new engagement. It’s a sweet, heartwarming moment, and one that goes a long way with hope and joy.