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Utley finally answers Mac's letter

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Back in 2009, an episode of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia called “The World Series Defense” aired. In that episode, the gang attempts to explain to a judge that they should have a large collection of parking citations waived because the Philadelphia Phillies won the 2008 World Series.

There are a lot of goofy things that happen in the episode — including Charlie, dressed as the green man, fighting the Philly Phanatic:

But one of the plot’s storylines involves a plan in which Dee runs onto the field to kiss Chase Utley and deliver a letter for Mac. In the video below, Dee reads Mac’s letter (with a brief, NSFW response to a pair of stickers on the page):

Anyway, in the four years since the episode debuted in October 2009, Mac’s letter went unanswered — until Tuesday, that is, when Utley finally responded to his biggest fan:

There is so much awesome in this video I can hardly contain myself and it should be just enough to hold me over — forgive me, just being a company man — until the premiere of season nine of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia Wednesday at 10 p.m. ET on the newly-launched FXX.

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