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It Took Exactly Three Batters for Albert Almora to Make a Great Defensive Play (VIDEO)

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Albert Almora is heralded for his glove, because he is freaking awesome with his glove.

Of course, “glove,” in that context, is a stand in for “defense.” Because, really, it’s just that Albert Almora is freaking awesome on defense.

And, in his first start at the big league level, it took exactly three batters for him to show off that defense:

That was a tremendous job setting up under that ball on an extremely windy day, and then a strong throw:

The first of many big league highlights for Almora, I’m sure.



Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation.