Gerrit Cole brought Francisco Cervelli oxygen after he raced around for a triple
Catchers are sturdy creatures. They are good at squatting for long periods, while covered in heavy gear. They accept foul balls that bounce off any part of their body and shrug them off as if they were flies hitting the windshield.
What they are not great at is legging out triples. Except, every now and then, it happens.
Fortunately for Cervelli, his teammates were ready to look after him after he huffed and puffed around the bases. While he caught his breath,
Hey, what are battery mates for?
Michael Clair writes about baseball for Cut4. He believes stirrup socks are an integral part of every formal outfit and Adam Dunn's pitching performance was baseball's greatest moment.