During the 2016 Governors’ Cup Finals between Barangay Ginebra and Meralco, Sol Mercado and Jimmy Alapag went up against each other, looking to finally give their respective teams a championship. Unfortunately, only one team could win, and that turned out to be BGSM, while Meralco’s quest for their first PBA championship endured.
Flash-forward to this afternoon when news broke that Jimmy Alapag was retiring anew from the PBA. As it turned out, Sol Mercado had some great stories to share about the Mighty Mouse, going back to when Mercado first landed here in the Philippines. And he let it all go in an epic thank-you letter that ought to give you the feels.
Check it out on his Twitter account:
— Solomon Mercado (@M3rcMyWords) November 3, 2016
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