Mets fans can now buy a shirt covered with headshots of baseball's biggest cult figure, Bartolo Colon

There are certain things that can be filed under “Facts of Life.” Here’s one: Everybody loves Bartolo Colon, the New York Mets pitcher who has emerged as baseball’s biggest cult figure.

In all seriousness, how can you not love a chubby, 43-year-old pitcher nicknamed “Big Sexy?” What’s better is that there’s now a way for people to show that love off without saying a word.

It’s almost like the guys at knew exactly what any self-respecting Bartolo Colon fan has always wanted.

But really, something like this combined with the fact that people are already going nuts for it ( is only taking preorders for the shirt right now) really points to how the 2005 AL Cy Young Award winner to his current status as a cult figure.

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