Carlos Beltran Swings and Misses Moments Before Baseball Actually Bounces Over the Plate [Gif]


Carlos Beltran got fooled on this Jordan Walden pitch during the 8th inning of the Braves 5-2 win over the Cardinals Sunday. Facing a 1-2 count, Beltan guessed “ball is thrown to the catch on the fly” while Walden threw his experimental “oh that was a mistake I missed horribly!” pitch. If you thought it couldn’t look any worse for Beltran, check out the Pitch Trax take on the strikeout.


That is so inaccurate. The ball clearly hits the dirt, but Pitch Trax shows it bouncing in the grass. In Beltran’s defense, he had to swing because Mariano Rivera has been getting that call for two decades.

Previously: Philadelphia Phillies Put Together a Meltdown Inning for the Ages Sunday vs. the Tigers [Video]
Previously: Miguel Cabrera Thrown Out Batting with the Bases Loaded as MLB’s Umpire Show Continues [Video]
Previously: Dane De La Rosa Got Funny Looks From Fans & Teammates While Saving Injured Pigeon [Video]
Previously: Royals Fan Dances to Celebrate Eric Hosmer Home Run [GIF]
Previously: Joaquin Benoit Dancing in the Tigers’ Bullpen is the Real Reason For Detroit’s Success [GIF]

Because you want to see it first!

Like and follow The Big Lead today!