Found August 14, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
You would think by now that players would learn not to run on Yasiel Puig, but apparently they haven’t. New York Mets outfielder Marlon Byrd tried going from first to third on a bloop single to right by Justin Turner in the second inning on Wednesday, and he was gunned down by an absolutely beautiful […]
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