Baxter the Bobcat stopped by 3TV to mark his 12th birthday as mascot for the Arizona Diamondbacks. As part of his usual antics, Baxter had a special surprise for Good Morning Arizona's Javier Soto (watch video above).
Here are a few fun facts about Baxter:
Baxter made his debut on June 23, 2000
He is 6 feet tall and weighs more than 200 pounds
Hat size: 22 3/8
Resides at Baxter's Den at Chase Field
Career high-fives: 75,000 and counting
Makes more than 300 community appearances per year! That's more than Scott Pasmore!
Hobbies: Dancing on dugouts, playing catch, meeting fans
Friends: Gorilla, Big Red, Howler, Sparky, Scorch
Foes: Lou Seal (Giants), The Swinging Friar (Padres) and Dinger (Rockies)
Favorite books: The Cat in the Hat and "Hairy" Potter
Favorite TV station: Animal Planet
Favorite Broadway play: (Who knew he's even seen one!) "Cats," of course
Catch Baxter in action all season long at Chase Field.