Nate McLouth’s (legitimate) bunt double (VIDEO)


This isn’t your garden variety Little League bunt double where the infielder kicks the ball twice and then throws it away. Nate McLouth laid down a drag bunt against the Rays’ Jamey Wright toward where second baseman Tim Beckham should have picked it up. Beckham saw first basemen Sean Rodriguez vacant his post, so Beckham changed directions and headed toward first.  That’s when McLouth made a great read and hustled into second without a slide.

Here it is in double time (pun intended):

And in single time:

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