Billy Hamilton Just Made One of the Most Ridiculous Catches I've Ever Seen

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Billy Hamilton Just Made One of the Most Ridiculous Catches I’ve Ever Seen

Baseball Is Fun

Billy Hamilton is perhaps the fastest player in the last 20 years of baseball, and with that naturally comes some defensive ability in the outfield. If you’re absurdly fast, you’re going to make more plays out there than, say, an absurdly slow player.

But speed isn’t the only reason Hamilton has been a special defender for so long. He also gets great reads off the bat, and has a knack for getting his glove on the ball when he can get himself anywhere close. For example? One of the most ridiculous catches I’ve ever seen.

Billy Hamilton just did this:

I’m just shaking my head like what:

The bat hasn’t always come along for the ride, but that is a special baseball player right there. My word. Love watching Billy Hamilton do his thing, and that might’ve been his best catch ever.



Author: Brett Taylor

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