Sunday night, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt became the first man to win three consecutive gold medals in the 100-meter dash. His winning time was 9.81 seconds.
How does Bolt's time compare to the fastest MLB player? It blows it out of the water. The folks behind Statcast did the math:
Buxton recorded that fastest time on a triple back in April. Here's the video:
Byron Buxton: Not slow. Also not as fast as Usain Bolt.