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VIDEO: George Springer sacrifices body during outstanding catch

By Matt Snyder | Baseball Writer

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We know about the power Astros rookie George Springer has, as he entered Wednesday's action with 18 homers in 73 games. How about some defense with a little reckless abandon sprinkled in?

Coming right up:

What concentration and awareness. He knew where the wall was, because as the slow-motion replays showed, Springer took his eye off the ball at the last instant in order to begin bracing himself for impact.

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