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Wonderl33t
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"Single season steals record going down aka Billy Hamilton watch"


  

          

http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-fast-billy-hamilton-20120714,0,5718961.story

http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/player.cgi?id=hamilt002bil

He is fast fast fast (and he is always getting on base). The current record for all of pro baseball including minors and majors is 145 set by Vince Coleman in single A in 1983. Billy Hamilton (Cincinnati Reds prospect) is leading all of pro baseball with 104, and is on pace for 163 steals by season end.

He just led single-A Bakersfield to the first half title in the California League, and was promoted to AA Pensacola right before the Allstar break.

He was batting .323 with 1 homer and 30 RBIs before being promoted. 9 triples as well. 104 steals, caught 21 times.

He was also held up at gunpoint in North Carolina during the minor league all star weekend. http://news.cincinnati.com/article/20120619/SPT04/306190085

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can't wait till dude makes it to the league...
Jul 14th 2012
1
FINALLY. I've been waiting for someone to play ball like that again
Jul 15th 2012
2
fuck those are some throw back numbers
Jul 15th 2012
3
how long til he makes the majors, and whose job is he taking?
Jul 15th 2012
4
he'll be a Sept. call up, but hes a couple of years away still
Jul 16th 2012
7
      Seems like Cincy always has a lot of ss talent
Aug 05th 2012
11
that's nuts
Jul 15th 2012
5
inside the park HR last night
Jul 16th 2012
6
Damn, standing up!
Jul 16th 2012
8
      Wow, forreals. He was one stride from 3rd by the time they fielded it
Jul 16th 2012
9
Pace slowed since promotion to AA, but he's at 122 now. nm
Aug 05th 2012
10
Got 3 yesterday to bring him to 125
Aug 06th 2012
12
133. Ten shy. And he may get a September callup to the majors
Aug 12th 2012
13
139 and counting
Aug 13th 2012
15
Been waiting for this type of ball player to come back to MLB
Aug 13th 2012
14
at 141 with 12 games still to play.
Aug 16th 2012
16
Shame Christian Bethancourt got hurt
Aug 16th 2012
17
He just broke the record
Aug 21st 2012
18
Pretty sweet. Hopefully he gets that callup.
Aug 27th 2012
19
43 out of 50 stolen bases so far this year for AAA Louisville
Jun 19th 2013
20
MAN thats whats up! i didnt think abt it but they got a point
Jun 19th 2013
21
Rickey has given his stamp of approval
Jun 19th 2013
22
Called up:
Sep 02nd 2013
23
Pinch ran for Ludwick, stole on Molina, scored
Sep 03rd 2013
24
good deal
Sep 04th 2013
25
Sep 04th 2013
27
excellent
Sep 04th 2013
28
What a weapon
Sep 04th 2013
26
This kid gonna fuck around and get CIN the central
Sep 07th 2013
29
Kind of hoping he gets 12 SB, 10 R and 0 plate appearances this year
Sep 07th 2013
30
another steal and the game winning run today!
Sep 07th 2013
31
best thing to happen to MLB in a minute...nobody is throwing at this guy
Sep 07th 2013
32
Have a day
Sep 19th 2013
33
Baseball America article on Billy's night
Sep 19th 2013
34
/returns to hobby horse
Sep 19th 2013
35
      As a former catcher scouted on pop times, I am acutely aware of this
Sep 19th 2013
36
Pinch ran and stole again tonight
Sep 24th 2013
37
He is the baseball player i have been waiting to see again
Sep 24th 2013
38
my father in law went on a cruise, and left me in charge of his teams
Sep 24th 2013
39
He's started the first 3 games at CF for the Reds.
Apr 04th 2014
40
Gotta get on base to steal'em
Apr 04th 2014
41
That being said, they need to be patient
Apr 04th 2014
42
      Good thing they don't have an automatic tarp in Cincinnati
Apr 04th 2014
43
he is not having a good spring
Apr 05th 2014
44
Hamilton tags from 3rd to score on a popup to 2nd base, lol
Apr 09th 2014
45
walk off hit last night
Jul 09th 2014
46
Yeah. He recovered after a very slow start
Jul 09th 2014
47
Love it. I hope he gets national exposure. This type of player
Jul 09th 2014
48
He kicked our asses in both games yesterday
Jul 09th 2014
49
See reply 42
Jul 09th 2014
50
this infield bunt single last night...
Jul 12th 2014
51
o no post about that catch? SMHH.....unreal
Jul 17th 2018
52
It wasnt Mitch Haniger, so I didnt post about it
Jul 17th 2018
53
He hitting .230, got caught stealing 4 times already, they in last place...
Jul 18th 2018
54
I gotta start watching Reds games, I miss this style.
Jul 19th 2018
55
He's barely running now. Less than 30 attempts and its July?
Jul 20th 2018
56

thembi
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1. "can't wait till dude makes it to the league..."
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I bet you it was some tars who tried to rob him

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2. "FINALLY. I've been waiting for someone to play ball like that again"
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3. "fuck those are some throw back numbers"
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nice to see players still learning to play that way

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4. "how long til he makes the majors, and whose job is he taking?"
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Dude brings an element to the table that is lacking on the Reds, but they seem to have trouble finding time for players as it is.

  

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7. "he'll be a Sept. call up, but hes a couple of years away still"
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from being a full time player on the big league club. SS is probably the deepest position in the Reds organization. Right now the job is rookie Zach Cozart's and there is another highly touted prospect ahead of him in AAA, Didi Gregorius. Even though theres a log jam at SS, the Reds front office say the plan is to keep him at short. I think Gregorius can play multiple positions. And of course Gregorious and Cozart can be trade bait when Hamilton is ready.

  

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11. "Seems like Cincy always has a lot of ss talent"
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5. "that's nuts"
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*Jews you*

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6. "inside the park HR last night"
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he got around the bases in 13.8 seconds. Here is vid complete with a cameo by Eric Davis:

http://www.milb.com/multimedia/vpp.jsp?content_id=23065785&source=MILB

  

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8. "Damn, standing up!"
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9. "Wow, forreals. He was one stride from 3rd by the time they fielded it"
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10. "Pace slowed since promotion to AA, but he's at 122 now. nm"
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12. "Got 3 yesterday to bring him to 125"
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28 games left.

Vince Coleman at 145, Donell Nixon at 144.

  

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13. "133. Ten shy. And he may get a September callup to the majors"
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http://www.bakersfieldcalifornian.com/sports/x1809267391/Hamilton-10-steals-from-MiLB-record

http://www.chillicothegazette.com/article/20120812/SPORTS/208120328

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15. "139 and counting"
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14. "Been waiting for this type of ball player to come back to MLB"
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Hope he gets called up and hope he sparks more players to play this way again

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16. "at 141 with 12 games still to play."
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17. "Shame Christian Bethancourt got hurt"
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That would have made for a fun match-up in the movie version

  

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18. "He just broke the record"
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19. "Pretty sweet. Hopefully he gets that callup. "
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20. "43 out of 50 stolen bases so far this year for AAA Louisville"
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21. "MAN thats whats up! i didnt think abt it but they got a point"
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why arent there more SBs in the pros?


does it even matter?

  

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22. "Rickey has given his stamp of approval"
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which is good enough for me

but until he steals more than 130 in the bigs it's a paper title
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23. "Called up:"
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http://www.courant.com/sports/sns-tsn-aan-miller-cin-20130902,0,6086836.story


Reds call up speedster Hamilton

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Sports Network

1:33 p.m. EDT, September 2, 2013
Cincinnati, OH ó
The Cincinnati Reds selected the contract of outfielder Billy Hamilton from Triple-A Louisville on Monday.

The club also activated catcher Corky Miller from the 15-day disabled list, he had been sidelined with a right quad contusion, and recalled infielder Neftali Soto from Louisville.

Hamilton is the Reds' No. 1 prospect as ranked by MLB.com. He set a professional record with 155 stolen bases over 132 combined games in Single-A and Double-A last year.

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The 22-year-old batted .256 in 123 games for Louisville this season, and he was leading the International League with 75 steals at the time of his promotion.

Pitcher Pedro Villarreal was designated for assignment to make room on the 40- man roster for Hamilton.

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24. "Pinch ran for Ludwick, stole on Molina, scored"
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Nice debut

  

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25. "good deal"
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>Nice debut

  

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27. ""
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28. "excellent"
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26. "What a weapon"
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29. "This kid gonna fuck around and get CIN the central"
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30. "Kind of hoping he gets 12 SB, 10 R and 0 plate appearances this year"
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Just for the novelty of it. 21st century Herb Washington.

  

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31. "another steal and the game winning run today!"
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SPEEEEEEEEEEED!!!

  

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32. "best thing to happen to MLB in a minute...nobody is throwing at this guy"
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He'll fuck around and steal 2nd, third and home on you.

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33. "Have a day"
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3-4, 2 BB, 2B, 4 SB. Scored another go ahead run.


Would have had 5 SB but for Joey Votto hitting a fly ball in the 9th. He had third stolen easy.

  

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34. "Baseball America article on Billy's night"
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If he gets a good jump, the margin for error is razor thin.

http://www.baseballamerica.com/majors/just-how-tough-is-it-to-throw-out-billy-hamilton/

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Just How Tough Is It To Throw Out Billy Hamilton?
September 19, 2013 by J.J. Cooper

Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton has already proved to be quite a weapon since he was made a September callup. In his first start as a major leaguer, Hamilton went 3-for-4 with two walks, two runs scored, an RBI and four stolen bases in four attempts. The four steals gave him nine steals in nine attempts in eight big league games this year, putting him second on the Redsí in steals this season behind only Shin-Shoo Chooís 18.

Putting aside his 3-for-4 night, there are still plenty of questions about Hamiltonís bat and its readiness to handle big league pitching. But there is little doubt that Hamilton causes havoc when he reaches base. Looking at his four steals from last night just reinforces what we wrote about last year: Hamiltonís speed ruins the math of throwing out a base stealer.

Please go back and read last yearís feature on Hamilton and base stealing to get more detail, but we can illustrate pretty quickly how the math of throwing out Hamilton often doesnít work out. On the three of Hamiltonís four steal attempts last night where the broadcast showed his steal from first move to sliding into second, Hamilton was consistently taking roughly 3.1 seconds from first move to tagging the bag. If you want a fuller explanation of how each steal was timed, please see the note at the bottom of this story.

If a base stealer can get from first to second in right at or under 3.1 seconds, the math of throwing him out becomes very, very difficult. With a slide-step, a pitcher can often cut his time to home to 1.1-1.2 seconds. Without the slide step, a 1.3 second time home is pretty reasonable. For any pitcher taking more than 1.3 seconds to throw home, itís probably not worth even considering a pitchout.

Watching three of Hamiltonís steals from last night, the Astrosí didnít do a terrible job in any aspect of trying to slow down Hamilton. On two of the three steals, the pitcher took 1.3 seconds from first move home to the ball hitting the catcherís mitt. On the first steal, the Astrosí did even better with Brad Peacock recording a 1.2 second time to home. All three times are quite reasonable and are signs that the pitcher isnít especially slow to home.

On two of the three steals, helped by pitchouts, the Astrosí catchers ripped off 1.8 second pop times, which are extremely good for anyone not in the Yadier Molina category. The third steal came against a 1.9 second pop time, which still rates as above-average. Most teams consider a 2.0 pop time to be big league average.

Just 3.1 seconds. Thatís all Hamiltonís opposition has to work with. If the pitcher can turn in a sub 1.2-second time to home, which almost invariably requires a good slide step, then a catcher with an above-average pop time (say 1.8 seconds) can throw Hamilton out. But even then it requires a well-placed throw so the fielder doesnít have to spend a crucial tenth of a second to apply the tag. Anything more than that and Hamilton is going to be dusting himself off from scoring position.

Hereís a look at three of Hamiltonís four steals from last night and just how tough the Astrosí job was.


Billy Hamiltonís time from first move to touching second base: 3.1 seconds.

Brad Peacockís time home: 1.2 seconds.

Carlos Corporanís pop time to second base: 1.9 seconds.

The math adds up as equal: 3.1 seconds for the steal and 3.1 seconds for the pitch and throw. But shortstop Jonathan Villar has to catch the ball on the shortstop side of the bag. It would have taken a perfect throw on the second-base side of the bag for Villar to throw Hamilton out.

Just before this steal, Astrosí reliever Josh Fields had given Hamilton what appeared to be his best pickoff move. Hamilton went back into first base standing up. Emboldened by that, Hamilton was off at first movement on the next pitch.

Hamiltonís time from first step to tagging second: 3.1 seconds.

Fieldís time to home: 1.3 seconds

Carlos Corporanís pop time to second (helped by a pitchout): 1.8 seconds.

If Fields was just a little quicker to home, maybe the Astrosí could have gotten Hamilton here. The throw was on the proper side of the bag, and the pitchout helped Corporan cut his pop time from 1.9 seconds to a blazing 1.8. But Fieldsí leg kick was the difference.


This is the steal that shows just how tough it is to nab Hamilton. The Astros again call a pitchout. Reliever Jorge De Leon is reasonably quick coming home and new catcher Matt Pagnozzi throws a well-placed strike, but itís still not enough. When throwing out Hamilton, everything has to be perfect, even on a pitchout. De Leonís throw forces Pagnozzi to reach to his glove side to catch the ball, which adds too much time to his pop time.

Hamilton from first to second: 3.1 seconds.

De Leonís time to home: 1.3 seconds

Pagnozziís pop time (helped by a pitchout): 1.8 seconds.

The Astros knew that Hamilton was going to be stealing. But with righthanders on the mound, Hamiltonís ability to get back on almost any move they offer gives him the ability to take a lead to the edge of the first base cutout. That bigger lead is something heís improved since his days in Class A. His confidence on the bases generally allowed him to take off at the first movement of the pitcher, without having to wait to see if he was throwing over. Add it all up, and he makes for a very difficult math problem for the opposition.

After attempting to time each steal with a stopwatch, it was found to be more accurate to time all three by counting the number of frames between each step of the play and then dividing by the frame rate of the video. The frame rate of the video capture varied by video from between 9.947 and 9.98 frames per second. Because itís showing roughly 10 frames per second, all times recorded were rounded to the closest tenth of a second.

  

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35. "/returns to hobby horse"
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>time to home to 1.1-1.2 seconds. Without the slide step, a 1.3
>second time home is pretty reasonable. For any pitcher taking
>more than 1.3 seconds to throw home, itís probably not worth
>even considering a pitchout.

A human thumb on a stopwatch doesn't distinguish between these times very well.

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36. "As a former catcher scouted on pop times, I am acutely aware of this"
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But apparently they used frame rates from the video, which a little more accurate.

I just read on a Baseball America writer's Twitter feed that "Scout says he and other scouts had Billy Hamilton 2.98-3.03 on SBs, said Rickey Henderson was 3.04-3.10 in his prime."

That margin for error makes this Tweet worthless.

  

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37. "Pinch ran and stole again tonight"
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So far: 11 games played - 13 SB/0 CS

He has stood on first base 18 times with no runner ahead of him and stolen second base 13 of those times.

He's been on 2nd base 5 times when a single was hit and scored all 5 times.

"Them's high school numbers" - Dimitri Young

On one occasion, he had third base stolen, Joey Votto hit a medium fly ball, Hamilton ran back to tag up at 2nd and then advanced again to third.

Not completely infallible though. He did get doubled off third base when Brian Wilson accidentally caught a Ryan Ludwick line drive that was behind him.

Hamilton's even shown a little flash of offense. 16 plate appearances, 6 H, 2 2B, 3 infield singles, and a bunt single. 2 walks as well.

Currently tied for 25th in the NL in steals with a realistic shot of finishing the season in the Top 20.

He's 5 SB away from Shin-Soo Choo's team lead of 18 with 5 games left. Choo has played 138 more games.

He has the 5th best WPA on the Reds right now and could conceivably pass Brandon Phillips for the 4th this week.

I have no idea if he can be a successful everyday player or when age/wear/injury will take a step away from him. Right now, it's really cool to watch though.

  

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38. "He is the baseball player i have been waiting to see again"
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I grew up on Rickey, Tim Raines, Vince Coleman and that era...a speedster on base is every bit as exciting as Barry Bonds (or Chris Davis) at the plate...


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39. "my father in law went on a cruise, and left me in charge of his teams"
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he's battling for a money spot in a day-to-day league.

I picked up Hamilton and Wilson Ramos while he was gone. I want a cut of the money.

*Jews you*

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40. "He's started the first 3 games at CF for the Reds."
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0 for 12 with 6K and 1 BB so far. Still early. Hoping for the best for Billy.

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41. "Gotta get on base to steal'em"
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42. "That being said, they need to be patient"
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I would compare him to Vince Coleman. Vince had his share of struggles.

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43. "Good thing they don't have an automatic tarp in Cincinnati"
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>I would compare him to Vince Coleman. Vince had his share of
>struggles.

  

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44. "he is not having a good spring"
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He will steal if he gets on, obviously. Reds have faced some tough pitchers so far, but as a leadoff guy you gotta at least get a hit or get on at least once per game, cmon.

  

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45. "Hamilton tags from 3rd to score on a popup to 2nd base, lol"
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http://m.mlb.com/video/v31940121/cinstl-hamilton-crosses-home-on-the-sac-fly

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46. "walk off hit last night"
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I didn't think he was quite ready to be an every day player in the majors, I was dead wrong about that. He is putting together a great rookie season and a big reason why the Reds are back in contention.

  

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47. "Yeah. He recovered after a very slow start"
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>I didn't think he was quite ready to be an every day player
>in the majors, I was dead wrong about that. He is putting
>together a great rookie season and a big reason why the Reds
>are back in contention.


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48. "Love it. I hope he gets national exposure. This type of player"
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needs to make a comeback.

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49. "He kicked our asses in both games yesterday"
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Glad to see he's turned his season around after that slow start.

  

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50. "See reply 42"
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51. "this infield bunt single last night..."
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http://www.cbssports.com/mlb/eye-on-baseball/24616611/gif-billy-hamiltons-infield-single-is-ridiculous-incredible

  

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52. "o no post about that catch? SMHH.....unreal"
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https://twitter.com/Reds/status/1017970219581616128

  

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53. "It wasnt Mitch Haniger, so I didnt post about it "
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http://i.imgur.com/vPqCzVU.jpg

  

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54. "He hitting .230, got caught stealing 4 times already, they in last place..."
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Naw. ***Shakes pitcher to make haterade is done***

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55. "I gotta start watching Reds games, I miss this style."
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56. "He's barely running now. Less than 30 attempts and its July?"
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I had HIGH hopes when he came in that he would help usher back in the style of play that Henderson, Tim Raines, Willie Mcgee and Vince Coleman utilized.

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