Jackie Bradley Jr. denied Yunel Escobar of extra bases with a full extension leaping grab
Well, he did it again.
Just days after robbing serial home run masher Aaron Judge of another tally on his resume with a dinger-robbing catch at Fenway Park, Jackie Bradley Jr. brought his defensive tour to the West Coast on Friday night in Boston's series-opening 6-2 win over the Angels.
Yunel Escobar cracked a Chris Sale offering deep to right-center, the type of drive that seemed destined for extra bases ... but not so:
And the freeze-frame (note Mookie Betts' perfect vantage point):
Per Baseball Savant, Bradley Jr.'s running, leaping grab looked like this: