Originally Posted by Guacarock
The other salient point to bear in mind: Even if Alonso had cut off the ball before it hit the wall, we'd still be down 2-0 after Ramirez's double. So while this play wasn't that pretty, it didn't change one iota of the game.
Don't agree. When you change history , you mess with the time-space continuum thingy. We don't know what would have happened later. Leake would have pitched differently most likely.