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GIF: A's record 1-4-6-3 force out thanks to Montero's snail-like gait

By Mike Axisa | Baseball Writer

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Jesus Montero is a catcher by trade and catchers tend to be slow, but he's also just 23 years old. Regardless, his ... ahem ... deliberate pace down the line to first base allowed the Athletics to record a 1-4-6-3 force out on Monday night even though infielders were flopping all over the place:

My goodness. I'd call Montero's speed Molina-esque but I don't want to insult Yadier, Bengie or Jose. He's the anti-Billy Hamilton.

 
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