Trevor Cahill Tried a Sweet Behind-the-Back Flip, But His Glove Went Flying and Everyone Was Safe

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Trevor Cahill Tried a Sweet Behind-the-Back Flip, But His Glove Went Flying and Everyone Was Safe

Baseball Is Fun

If you’ve been around baseball long enough, you’ve probably come across (or remember) Mark Buehrle’s famous behind the back flip, running off the mound on a slow roller to first base.

It’s basically a classic:

Well, Trevor Cahill of the Angels must’ve been familiar with it too, because when a similarly slow roller came towards him off the bat of Jonathan Schoop last night, he tried his best to re-create another classic.

It … did not work:

And yet, I think we’ll remember this for a while.



Author: Michael Cerami

Michael Cerami is the butler to a wealthy werewolf off the coast of Wales and a writer at Bleacher Nation. You can find him on Twitter at @Michael_Cerami