Stand-up teammate Eduardo Nunez ran a mile in pursuit of a foul ball Buster Posey lost in the lights
If you're able to stick with the play, however, good things can happen. In the Giants' 9-6 win over the Padres at Petco Park on Saturday night, third baseman Eduardo Nunez flashed some impressive range on a popup in the third inning, proving the above to be true.
Seeing that Buster Posey appeared to have lost track of the ball, Nunez sprang into action -- sprinting past Posey and pitcher Madison Bumgarner to save the day:
After a run like that, who can blame Nunez for taking a break in the protective netting behind home plate after pulling in the ball? He earned it, epsecially after a Statcast™ breakdown like this: