Josh Reddick fought the sun … and the sun won
Here's the thing about challenging the sun -- you will almost always lose. Sure, sometimes people get lucky (we see you,
In the fourth inning,
But since the ball bounced out of play, Polanco stopped at second base with a ground-rule double.
What, you may wonder, is the moral of the story? Is it that every cloud, or in this case, solar flare, has a silver lining, since Polanco didn't end up scoring? Is it, "if at first you don't succeed, try, try again?" After all, Reddick did manage to redeem himself in the top of the eighth:
Sorry, no. It's that the sun will eventually defeat us all. Unless you're this very smart lady: