Found January 14, 2014 on Holdout Sports:
PLAYERS: Tyler Massey
TEAMS: Colorado Rockies
Colorado Rockies minor league prospect Tyler Massey crashed through an outfield wall after catching a fly ball in a recent Australian Baseball League game. Massey held onto the ball and, more importantly, he didn't appear to be hurt. GIF via Yahoo! Sports. H/T BLS. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

Crikey! Colorado Rockies prospect crashes through outfield wall in Australia (video)

Meet Tyler Massey. He’s a 24-year-old prospect in the Colorado Rockies organization. Now that you have met him — so to speak — watch how Massey meets an outfield wall while making a leaping catch during a game Down Under. Here it is in GIF form, via MLB on Tumblr (by way of Sporting News): […]The post Crikey! Colorado Rockies prospect crashes through outfield wall in Australia...

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