It’s plays like this, that inspire kids to want to play the infield. This double play is a work of art all the way ’round.
Ok, so last night in Cleveland, this happened…
I’m really surprised there’s no rule in the rulebook that covers what to do when multiple balls are on the field. I think the ball should be considered dead in a situation like this, and everybody should be safe where they are & cannot advance.
Here’s A’s centerfielder Sam Fuld, giving a quick lesson on how to play the outfuld.
Your pitching staff will buy you steaks when you play center like this.
Sleepy Defense + Hustle = Awesomeness
No matter how Mike Trout’s career ends up, he will always have a good argument for being the best young position player the game has ever seen. He’s already got more fWAR through his age 22 season than anybody else, and now he’s on the verge of accumulating the most rWAR too.
I’ve never seen the bases unload like this before. Great baserunning by Segura especially.
Amusing bit in the Rays batting practice the other day…
I didn’t think he’d catch this. Awesome hustle.
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