VINTAGE GIF: Jack Wilson's toe drag double play

By Mike Axisa | Baseball Writer

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Long-time Pirates shortstop Jack Wilson was never much of a hitter, topping a 100 OPS+ only twice in 12 big league seasons. He was an elite defender though, and later in his career he took his ballhawk skills all around the field in a utility role.

Here's a double play Wilson turned as a second baseman while with the Mariners during the 2011 season:

That is very pleasing to the eye. I enjoyed that play greatly.

(GIF via SBNation)

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