Hug it out: Great hugs in baseball history

By now you've probably seen the hug heard 'round the world between Albert Pujols and Cubs general manager Jim Hendry. However, Major League Baseball has rules against tampering with free agents -- and also frowns upon fraternization between opposing clubs. Frankly, I don't quite get the uproar. After all, baseball has a long and storied history of hugging.

Albert Pujols and Barack Obama

Barry Bonds and Albert Pujols

Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez

Joe Torre and Manny Ramirez

David Ortiz and Bernie Williams

Marisa Miller and Lou Seal

Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa

Reggie Jackson and Billy Martin

Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig

Anna Kournikova and Brian Giles

Chicago Cubs

Hugs for everyone!

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