Found May 13, 2012 on Redlegs Review:
PLAYERS: Joey Votto
TEAMS: Cincinnati Reds
Your browser does not support iframes. Here's the last of Joey Votto's three home runs on Sunday. I'm still in awe. The guy is simply amazing.
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