You know, after a while, you just can’t come up with enough superlatives to use in describing the play of shortstop Andrelton Simmons. So why bother? Y’all clicked on this link because you wanted to see the play – not because you wanted to read my blather.
All righty, here it is… enjoy:
The Direct link to the source mlb.com page - so that you can view this in all its full-screen glory – can be had be clicking here.
Please do pay attention to the amount of spin that this ball had on it when it hit the ground. I think it was even more than Simmons had originally anticipated – but he managed anyway. The photo above, by the way, is from the previous highlight we featured here.