Found May 27, 2013 on Holdout Sports:
PLAYERS: AJ Pierzynski
TEAMS: Texas Rangers
Texas Rangers catcher A.J. Pierzynski had a rough sequence during the second inning of Saturday's game against the Seattle Mariners when he fell down the dugout steps after being thrown out at home plate. Your browser does not support iframes. Pierzynski tried to score from third on a grounder to short, but Mariners shortstop Brendan Ryan made a perfect throw home to catcher Kelly Shoppach, who had home plate blocked to prevent Pierzynski from scoring on the fielder's choice. Pierzynksi expressed his frustration as he reached the dugout by throwing his helmet, but then, to add insult to injury, he slipped and fell down the remaining dugout steps, which further bruised his ego. Fortunately, Pierzynksi was not physically hurt, and stayed in the game for the remainder of the Rangers 5-2 victory. Video via MLB. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

Video: A.J. Pierzynski gets thrown out, tumbles down stairs

Your browser does not support iframes.The second inning of Saturday's game was a mess for Texas Ranger A.J. Pierzynski.Not only did the veteran get thrown out at home plate trying to score on a ball that didn't leave the infield, but while throwing his helmet in the dugout in anger, he also lost his footing and wound up tumbling down the stairs.Humble pie doesn't taste so good.

A.J. Pierzynski falls down dugout stairs after being thrown out at home (video)

It was a rough second inning for Texas Rangers catcher A.J. Pierzysnki on Sunday. Pierzynski attempted to score on a ground ball from third but was thrown out at home by Mariners infielder Brendan Ryan. Pierzynski upon returning to the dugout, threw his helmet and subsequently fell down the remaining dugout stairs. Pierzynski was not physically injured in the fall and stayed in the game.

Video: AJ Pierzynski falls down dugout stairs after being tagged out at home plate

First, Texas Rangers catcher AJ Pierzynski was tagged out at home plate, but we're laughing at him falling down the dugout stairs right after.

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