The premiere of the 12th season of “Blue Bloods” is quickly approaching. And, unsurprisingly, fans of the popular CBS family cop drama have strong opinions about what they want to see happen to the members of the Reagan family when the new season hits the small screen on Oct. 1.
One of the more interesting relationships heading into the 12th season of “Blue Bloods” is the one between New York City Police Department detectives Danny Reagan and Maria Baez. As fans are aware, Danny is played by Donnie Wahlberg. Baez is played by Marisa Ramirez.
Thanks to a recent social media post by the “Blue Bloods” Twitter account, fans are getting even more excited to see what the future holds for their favorite NYPD detectives.
On Tuesday, Aug. 10, the show shared a photo of Wahlberg’s Danny Reagan and Ramirez’s Maria Baez in action. The two are standing side-by-side. However, they are looking somewhat worried. Exactly what is their cause for concern is not known as of Aug. 10. We fans will just have to tune in to season 12 to see what happens.
In addition to the photo, the “Blue Bloods” Twitter account added the caption: “Great partners, close friends, and even better detectives. #BlueBloods”
Fans React to Latest ‘Blue Bloods’ Social Media Post Showing Detectives Danny Reagan and Maria Baez in Action
It should also come as no surprise that fans of “Blue Bloods” were very happy to see the recent snap of detectives Danny Reagan and Maria Baez in action.
For many years, fans of “Blue Bloods” have “shipped” Danny and Maria. “Shipping” is a part of fandom that wants to see two characters have a romantic relationship. A very early example of this was “The X-Files” fandom. Many of that popular sci-fi series fans also “shipped” FBI agents Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) for many seasons.
Anyway, back to “Blue Bloods.” The photo of Danny and Maria prompted many of the show’s fans to share their thoughts on the future of the relationship between the beloved detectives.
Some fans want to see the relationship between Danny and Maria take a romantic turn. One of these fans was Twitter user @KarmaK81543374.
“They are hooking up this year……. Right? @DonnieWahlberg,” this fan wanted to know.
Another “Blue Bloods” fan wanted to know when Detective Baez could be known as another Detective Reagan. “When will she be the next Regan,” user @showing_smoke also posted.
However, there are some fans of “Blue Bloods” who want to see the relationship between Danny Reagan and Maria Baez remain only professional and friendly.
“Keep them friends. You have already done the ‘fall in love with my partner’ story,” Twitter user @PaulsWife1995 said.
“I don’t see them in (a) romantic way. Danny needs someone else,” @Just_Linda02 posted.
Fans of “Blue Bloods” will just have to tune in to season 12 to see what happens between Danny Reagan and Maria Baez.