Found August 27, 2013 on The Last Angry Fan:
During Saturday’s Rockies-Marlins game in Miami, shortstop Troy Tulowitzki hit an absolute rocket off Miami rookie phenom Jose Fernandez that would have gone for a sure base hit had Fernandez not reached out and snared the ball like it was no big deal, causing Tulowitzki to have one of the best reactions ever seen on a baseball field… Priceless. [SportsGrid] The post Troy Tulowitzki still can’t believe Jose Fernandez made this catch (GIF) appeared first on Last Angry Fan.

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