Josh Reddick has already made two of this season's best catches
Was Josh Reddick bitten by a radioactive spider during the offseason? That's really the only explanation for the two catches you see up above.
Both are from Wednesday's Spring Training game between the A's and the Giants, and both robbed surefire homers from Michael Morse.
That first catch looks like one of those fake viral videos you'd see advertising some athletic apparel brand:
Don't take our word for it -- let's turn to our resident ridiculous-outfield-catch expert Sam Fuld:
Don't worry, Sam -- they did:
We're not entirely sure what Michael Morse did to Reddick to deserve two insanely acrobatic home-run-robbing grabs -- maybe he's the guy who let that radioactive spider loose in the first place.
Either way, he and Reddick are old friends, and the whole thing seems to be water under the bridge:
@Mcode38 dinner on me brother whenever you want- Josh Reddick (@joshreddick16) February 26, 2014