VIDEO: Yadier Molina catches foul tip with thigh (no, really)

By Dayn Perry | Baseball Writer

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The Cardinals fell to the Cubs 3-0 on Saturday, but Yadier Molina provided momentary uplift to his team by holding on to a foul-tip third strike. Contrary to catcher best practices, Molina did not secure the ball with his mitt. Rather -- at great personal discomfort -- he secured it with his thigh.

Please witness ...

Yadier Molina: Good at his chosen craft and also as tough as overcooked burlap.

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