BILL— ESPN (@espn) July 17, 2018
"Bill Nye The Science Guy" is a beloved figure from many millennials' childhoods. He gained his fame initially from his educational TV series in the '90s and has since solidified himself as a fan favorite in the science and television world. Now, he's taking his talents to the field! At the MLB Celebrity Softball Game at Nationals Park Monday night, Bill Nye stepped up to the plate, and, well, you can see how fans reacted.
BILL NYE DID THAT. AN ABSOLUTE ICON pic.twitter.com/FsJIzKm3Sb— Carrie @ All-Star Game (@supitscarrie) July 16, 2018
He received a roaring standing ovation, and you can hear fans chanting "BILL! BILL! BILL!," a nod to the "Bill Nye The Science Guy" theme song. Though there were many other celebrities participating, Nye's media coverage has been explosive!
Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill pic.twitter.com/1JVMv4tG0U— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) July 17, 2018
Known for his self-deprecating humor, he released this scouting report on himself beforehand.
Now, we know baseball isn't an exact science, but his methods seem to have worked!
Bill Nye the baseball guy pic.twitter.com/qQxFPC73X9— MLB Memes (@MLBMeme) July 17, 2018