GIF: A very 2013 Astros balk

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'Twas the top of the fourth in Sunday's Rangers-Astros game, and the former led the latter by a tally of 6-0. What followed, largely courtesy of Houston right-hander Jordan Lyles, can be characterized as "the most 2013 Astros balk you'll ever see." With a vigorous tip of the cap to the GIGs creator, Drew Sheppard, please do enjoy/recoil ...

The manner of balking is entertaining enough, but as a bonus Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus, who sauntered home on the play, is reduced to making a "DeNiro face" over the whole thing. As did we all, Elvis. As did we all.

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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