Found October 11, 2012 on Sportress of Blogitude:
PLAYERS: Adam Jones
TEAMS: Baltimore Orioles
During the bottom of the 3rd inning of the ALDS Game 3 showdown between the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night, O’s center fielder Adam Jones, with his team leading 1-0, blew a catch of a ball drilled by Derek Jeter as the outfielder performed his customary ritual of blowing a bubble [...]
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