Found May 31, 2013 on Baseball News Source:
Los Angeles Dodgers leftfielder Carl Crawford is no stranger to making spectacular plays. after a diving catch last night down the left field foul line Crawford has another catch for the highlight reel.After making the catch Crawford got up, shook it off and remained in the game. As the video below shows Crawford hit the wall hard but apparently is no worse for wear.Crawford, who is batting .311 and leads the team with 12 runs scored, did his part at the plate as wellHe led off the game with a triple and scored on an Adrian Gonzalez sacrifice fly.“That wall don’t give,” Crawford said. “I feel like I ran into a truck or something,”“Pretty much my whole body,” he said. “I mean, something like that it’s not just one spot. You run into a wall, so you’re pretty much going to have aches and pains all over.”Crawford’s heroics notwithstanding, the  Los Angeles Angels beat the Dodgers 3-2. The good news is he is fine.

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