A Low, Sinking Line Drive For a Base Hit ... Oh, No, Wait, That's Where Albert Almora Lives (VIDEO)

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A Low, Sinking Line Drive For a Base Hit … Oh, No, Wait, That’s Where Albert Almora Lives (VIDEO)

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Coming in on the ball and leaving your feet to make a diving catch is probably among the “easier” diving catches out there – when compared to lateral or running backwards, I mean – but that doesn’t make it easy. Heck, reading the depth of a ball hit right at you quickly enough to be in a position to make a diving catch is tough on its own.

But Albert Almora is Albert Almora, and he makes it work with ease:

They are now serving snow cones at Wrigley Field. I sure do love watching Almora play defense.


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