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Upton Jr.'s home run robbery leads top GIFs

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Here are the Top 5 GIFs from Tuesday's games, courtesy of @MLBgifs:

1. I believe I can fly

Here are the Top 5 GIFs from Tuesday's games, courtesy of @MLBgifs:

1. I believe I can fly

Melvin Upton Jr. goes way up to make an incredible catch over the wall, robbing the Orioles of a home run.

Gif: Melvin Upton robs homer

2. Wheels are turning

Cubs skipper Joe Maddon was forced to get creative with his roster, sending three relievers to the outfield as Chicago's 7-2 win over the Reds stretched to 15 innings.

Gif: Travis Wood, Patton and Pedro Strop play LF for Cubs

3. Shake, rattle and roll

Anthony Rizzo doesn't miss a beat as tumbles into the stands at Great American Ball Park, hauling in an impressive catch over the tarp.

Gif: Rizzo's nifty tarp catch

4. What the hail?

Summer weather took Tuesday off in Denver. A wild hail storm whipped through Coors Field, prompting a lengthy delay for the Rockies and Blue Jays.

Gif: Hail delay at Blue Jays-Rockies game

5. Pick me a winner

Julio Urias picks off Jonathan Villar, who leads all Major Leaguers with 26 stolen bases, en route to his first career win.

Gif: Julio Urias picks off Jonathan Villar after initial attempt was overturned

Chad Thornburg is a reporter for MLB.com.