One of the many unsung heroes of the Baltimore Orioles’ improbably 2012 run to the ALDS was Steve Johnson, a 25-year old starting pitcher born in the same city that the team calls home. In his first season as a big league pitcher, Johnson posted a 4-0 record with a 2.11 ERA for the rising Orioles.
Older Orioles fans may know Johnson as the son of former Baltimore pitcher and current television and radio analyst, Dave Johnson.
Poking fun at his father, younger Johnson sent out this tweet with a link to an instagramed picture which he claims bares resemblance to his father:
Wait.. This guy looks familiar.. Dad? Hahahaha instagr.am/p/U_f6-NtM0m/
— Steve Johnson (@SJohnson831) January 27, 2013
And that picture?:
I’d say he nailed it: