Found October 06, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
Stephen Vogt hit .252 during the regular season for the Oakland Athletics. But if the A's beat the Tigers in the ALDS and advance through the postseason, it's very possible no A's fan is going to remember that. They could very well speak fondly of the second-year catcher's feats of athleticism in Oakland's Game 2 victory over Detroit. Vogt's bases-loaded single off the Tigers' Rick Porcello in the bottom of the ninth gave the A's a 1-0 win in a brilliant pitching duel between Justin Verlander and rookie Sonny Gray. The series is now tied 1-1 as it moves to Detroit for Game 3. Yet the walkoff hit wasn't Vogt's only highlight moment on Saturday night. In the fifth inning, he threw out Jose Iglesias attempting to steal second base after Gray struck out Austin Jackson, giving Oakland an inning-ending double play that stranded Omar Infante on third and killed the Tigers' best scoring opportunity of the game. Vogt also helped make ...
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