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Jason Heyward bought his teammates PS4’s

Mar 14, 2014, 9:15 PM EDT

Jason Heyward AP

Jason Heyward has earned just over $5 million over his Major League career, and recently inked a two-year, $13.3 million contract extension with the Braves. The outfielder is spreading the wealth, as he bought each of his teammates a Playstation 4, a gift for winning the NL East title last season.

On the box is a card that reads:

Congratulations on winning the 2013 NL East title. Thanks for all your hard work and dedication.

[Braves NL East champions logo] Jason Heyward

Alex Wood and Chris Johnson both tweeted pictures:

Joey Terdoslavich is still going to be playing Call of Duty on his Xbox, though:

  1. chill1184 - Mar 14, 2014 at 9:22 PM

    Team bonding FTW

  2. historiophiliac - Mar 14, 2014 at 9:59 PM

    I didn’t get mine. Hmmm.

  3. kcroyal - Mar 14, 2014 at 10:16 PM

    That’s awful nice and all, but these guys all make at least hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. I’m guessing if any of them wanted a PS4 they’d probably already own one.

    • tfbuckfutter - Mar 14, 2014 at 11:49 PM

      Everyone was waiting for some decent games to be released.

      • joehahntpt - Mar 15, 2014 at 2:00 PM

        Friday! Second Son is the first big game release for the PS4

  4. schmedley69 - Mar 14, 2014 at 10:25 PM

    I just FedExed everyone in the Braves organization an original Nintendo Entertainment System with a card that reads:

    “Congratulations on not winning the World Series in almost 20 years. Thanks for all of your post-season collapses.”

    [Photo of Braves fans throwing beer cans of field] Phillies Fans

    • tfbuckfutter - Mar 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

      20 years ago was 1994. The NES was obsolete by then. Hard to believe but true.

      Also…. Does the last line mean you’re a Phillies fan? Because they have hardly had more success in the last 20 years than the Braves.

      • schmedley69 - Mar 15, 2014 at 12:38 AM

        Just trolling the Braves fans. God knows that we Phillies fans get trolled enough on this site.

      • Kevin S. - Mar 15, 2014 at 5:56 AM

        Except, you know, the Phillies have actually had a lot less success than the Braves have over the past twenty years. But, you know, troll away I guess.

    • cmtill14 - Mar 15, 2014 at 12:28 AM

      As a Braves fan, I still found that funny. Well played.

  5. andreweac - Mar 15, 2014 at 1:43 AM

    Hawk Harrelson would be proud of the demonstration of tWtW. Dude know what it takes to rally men to victory and glory.

  6. strictlythedanks - Mar 15, 2014 at 2:26 AM

    they are much more deserving of these ps4s then starving children are food, heyward decided

    • churchoftheperpetuallyoutraged - Mar 15, 2014 at 9:58 AM

      Hey it’s Peter Singer, welcome to HBT.

    • tysonpunchinguterus - Mar 15, 2014 at 11:08 AM

      Because you know the man’s personal finances and know for a fact that he has donated a grand total of $0.00 to charity in his career, right? By the way, if you have ever gone to the movies, rented/bought a DVD/bluray, gone to a concert, bought a CD or music download, bought new clothes, or decorations for your home then you decided that you deserve those luxuries more than a starving kid deserves food by your logic.

  7. baberuthslegs - Mar 15, 2014 at 4:59 AM

    With these game consoles the Braves will have something to occupy themselves during the 2014 World Series… in which they will not be playing.

  8. shutdownespn - Mar 15, 2014 at 5:16 AM

    Can anybody say “small penis”?

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