Originally posted on The Last Angry Fan  |  Last updated 7/30/12

If you can count this high then you probably don’t play for the Colorado Rockies.

During Sunday’s game between the Rockies and Reds at Coors Field, a rather funny moment took place in the top of the fifth, when the entire Colorado team didn’t realize that Jonathan Sanchez’s strikeout of Reds left fielder Chris Heisey was the third out of the inning.  The team stayed on the field, even starting the around-the-horn, until the home plate umpire Cory Blaser came out from his station to let the Rockies know that in baseball, three outs means inning over.

Welp, that was rather embarrassing, wasn’t it?  Way to keep your head in the game, boys.

[H/T to It's Always Sunny in Detroit]

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