Re: Break Out the Brooms! Reds @ Astros Game Thread (No Oswalt)
Originally Posted by RBA
Maybe you would prefer Deion Sanders? If you think speed is the only tool for outfield. But you know that already.
He got a good jump on the ball, took the right route, and timed his diving leap at the right time.
I agree he did all of those things. Unfortunately sports is a cruel business. You can do everything right, but if you're slow then it's just compensating for ability.
Think about it this way: He did everything right and he barely got there. That's the play as a I saw it.
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