Adam Jones made an amazing catch to rob Orioles teammate Manny Machado of a HR
Jones took a homer away from Machado in the World Baseball Classic
Saturday night, USA and the Dominican Republic are playing a winner-take-all game at Petco Park. The winner will advance to the World Baseball Classic semi-finals while the loser goes home..
Goodness gracious, what a catch. Full extension. Even Machado had to tip his cap:
And Tyler Clippard’s reaction to the play just about sums it up:
That was a true home run robbery. Jones didn’t have time to size it up or anything. He ran to the spot, jumped, and made the catch in one fell swoop. Hot damn.