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Sunday, April 20, 2014

Tim Federowicz has rough night behind the plate - True Blue LA

Try not to feel the sympathy pain.

Jim Furtado Posted: April 20, 2014 at 09:40 AM | 17 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: dodgers, ouch

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   1. ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick Posted: April 20, 2014 at 11:16 AM (#4689571)
Too painful for words.
   2. Bug Selig Posted: April 20, 2014 at 11:28 AM (#4689578)
If only he had a glove. Or, I dunno, eyes.
   3. SoSHially Unacceptable Posted: April 20, 2014 at 11:30 AM (#4689579)
I'm rather disappointed that this thread has been up for two whole hours and RJ of the North still hasn't linked to his favorite thread.
   4. SoSHially Unacceptable Posted: April 20, 2014 at 11:33 AM (#4689582)
If only he had a glove. Or, I dunno, eyes.


It was catcher's interference. Goldschmidt's bat hit his arm, causing him to move his mitt/take his eye off the ball. As at bats go, it probably wasn't his favorite.

   5. Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network) Posted: April 20, 2014 at 11:38 AM (#4689583)
It works on so many levels!
   6. Tom Nawrocki Posted: April 20, 2014 at 11:52 AM (#4689590)
The fact that you can actually see his cup move is what elevates this to poetry.
   7. Slivers of Maranville descends into chaos (SdeB) Posted: April 20, 2014 at 12:11 PM (#4689596)
I hope he sues Brandon League for $1.2 million.
   8. RJ in TO Posted: April 20, 2014 at 12:28 PM (#4689611)
I'm rather disappointed that this thread has been up for two whole hours and RJ of the North still hasn't linked to his favorite thread.


Sorry. Busy with work.

But here it is - a BTF classic.
   9. valuearbitrageur Posted: April 20, 2014 at 02:03 PM (#4689666)
If a pitch to the nads is inevitable, relax and enjoy it.
   10. BDC Posted: April 20, 2014 at 03:28 PM (#4689723)
You gotta ring them bells, you gotta ring them bells
You gotta make 'em sing and really ring them bells
It's such a painful thing to hear 'em ting a ling
You gotta ring. them. bells.
   11. Tripon Posted: April 20, 2014 at 03:28 PM (#4689724)
Oh god, the pain.
   12. RMc and the Respective Punishments Posted: April 20, 2014 at 07:31 PM (#4689866)
Oh, nuts!
   13. Bug Selig Posted: April 20, 2014 at 07:47 PM (#4689877)
It was catcher's interference. Goldschmidt's bat hit his arm, causing him to move his mitt/take his eye off the ball. As at bats go, it probably wasn't his favorite.

Jeebus, you're right. I watched it quite a few times, but was following the ball - not believing that neither he nor the hitter got a piece of it.
   14. Robert in Manhattan Beach Posted: April 21, 2014 at 01:18 AM (#4690033)
I definitely Federo-winced.

   15. BDC Posted: April 21, 2014 at 09:11 AM (#4690092)
Well, this gives the term "pitch-framing" an entirely new meaning.
   16. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: April 21, 2014 at 09:20 AM (#4690098)
The funniest part about that clip is when he got hit in the nuts.
   17. Covfefe Posted: April 21, 2014 at 09:55 AM (#4690135)
I can't wait for the George C Scott reimaging!

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