On a day filled with sadness for so many, baseball played on. On Jackie Robinson Day, and only a few hours after the horrifying explosions in Boston, the Phillies and Reds’ starters went toe-to-toe in a terrific pitcher’s duel. Unfortunately, the Phillies came up on the losing end of a 4-2 outing to the Reds.
To your right is one of the greatest catches I have ever seen. It might be one of the greatest any of us have ever seen. Keep your eyes on it. It’s just as incredible the 100th time you watch it as it is the first.
It’s Ben Revere laying out completely to rob Todd Frazier of an RBI and extra bases, turning a sure double into a double play.
It’s up there with the likes of Griffey, Mays, Edmonds, and some of the great plays ever made in center field.
As for the game itself….
LEE AND ARROYO IN CONTROL
- Cliff was aided by his man in center field, who also made another great catch up against the wall later on the game. Lee was fully in control through six, allowing only...