Without an adieu whatsoever, here are the 10 best Yadier Molina hugs ranked in whatever order I damn well please.
#10 - Matt Bowman and the "I'm sorry your arm will fall off soon" hug.
#9 - Tony LaRussa's "Thanks for making me look good" hug.
#8 - Trevor Rosenthal and the "Aww, c'mon over here big guy" hug.
#7 - Chris Carpenter and the "I'm not crying, you're crying" hug.
#6 - Wainwright and the "Prelude to a hug" hug after finishing off game 5 of the 2013 NLDS against the Pirates.
#5 - Matt Holliday and the "In the company of burly men" hug.
#4 - Albert Pujols and the "Big brother" hug.
#3 - Jason Motte and the "2011 Game 7 World Series can't believe we didn't lose in game 6" hug.
#2 - Adam Wainwright and the "You jumped, and I'm still taller than you hug" after winning the 2006 World Series.
#1 - Molina and the "About to hug every single person in Puerto Rico after this WBC championship" hug-in-waiting.