Ever See a “2 RBI Walk” …?

I’ve seen versions of this play first hand … back in my little league days. But even then, it was saved for our fastest player, and it usually involved him immediately stealing second base after a walk, when everyone’s guard was down. And even THEN, it only worked ~25% of the time. So to see this executed so flawlessly – from SECOND BASE TO HOME — is impressive. And funny.

I don’t think I’d exactly call this a “2 RBI Walk,” but two runs certainly did score on a regular old walk.

That’s a good reminder, my friends: Don’t turn your back unless you’re sure the play is dead.

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Michael Cerami began covering the Chicago Cubs for Bleacher Nation as a part-time contributor in 2015. One year later, he joined Bleacher Nation full-time, covering the Chicago Cubs and Major League Baseball. Today, Michael runs Bleacher Nation, contributing as a writer (Cubs, MLB) and an editor for all sections of the site, including the Chicago Bears, Bulls, and Blackhawks, as well as MLB, NBA, NHL, and NFL. In 2019, Michael was the co-host of NBC Sports Chicago's Cubs Post-Game Show Outside the Ivy. You can find him on Twitter/X @Michael_Cerami

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