Kevin Pillar is quickly turning his play at center field into an art form, making athletic plays that involve sprinting, running, leaping, diving, and just about anything else you’d like to see from someone playing the position.
This time around, he sprawled towards the outfield wall to deny Jose Ramirez of an extra-base hit. The MLB was quick to tout it as the play of the day:
— MLB (@MLB) May 9, 2017
Did this sort of play make his pitcher happy?
Landing on that warning track couldn’t have been fun, but that’s just how you get on highlight reels, now isn’t it?