Your Holy Crap Catch of the Day: How Did Kevin Pillar Do This? (VIDEO)

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Your Holy Crap Catch of the Day: How Did Kevin Pillar Do This? (VIDEO)

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Those American League center fielders, eh? I sort of kid, but it seems like some guy in center field is busting out an absolutely absurd highlight reel catch over there every week. There was Kiermaier, then there was Trout, and now there’s Pillar:

He was flying there for a moment, wasn’t he? Like, actual, super-power flying? Just for a split second. Pretty sure he was:

kevin pillar diving catch

Put a cape on that guy, and he’s a super hero. He’s got so much loft there that it looks like he was photoshopped into the picture (which he was not).

The GIF really underscores just how aloft Pillar made himself in order to track and snag the ball:



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.