Tigers’ Torii Hunter Vanishes Behind Wall During Attempted Catch (GIF)
Next time you hear someone say the magic is gone from professional baseball, direct them to this GIF, which shows the Detroit Tigers’ Torii Hunter attempting to catch Red Sox David Ortiz‘s grand slam home run.
As you can see, Hunter made a slight miscalculation as he approached the bullpen, and ended up doing a full cartwheel over the wall before disappearing from sight. Abra-cadabra, the Red Sox ended up winning the game 6-5.
You can watch Torii Hunter’s vanishing act in the animated GIF below. And for an added bonus, check out the really excited security guard off to the side. That guy must really love magic tricks.