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Can you tell if this home run was robbed or not?

@mearnspsa
June 5, 2019

Back on May 29, Leury Garcia played a bit of a trick on everyone who was watching the fourth inning of the White Sox-Royals game. He ranged back to the right-center-field wall, leaped high in the air toward the ball with his glove and ... descended to the ground without

Back on May 29, Leury Garcia played a bit of a trick on everyone who was watching the fourth inning of the White Sox-Royals game. He ranged back to the right-center-field wall, leaped high in the air toward the ball with his glove and ... descended to the ground without giving much of an indication about what happened.

Did he catch it? Did he miss it? It was hard to tell.

Before long though, Garcia cracked a smile and pumped his first.

The jig was up. It was an out, and the home crowd went wild.

If Garcia tricked you into thinking it was gone, don't feel bad. It's challenging to track a baseball's descent, even when the outfielder seemingly has his glove ready for the leaping catch.

We've assembled 10 plays that ended in a homer or a robbery. Can you tell the difference without seeing the final result? Take the quiz and find out.

Andrew Mearns is a writer for Cut4 whose baseball obsession was born from the shattered dreams of Mike Mussina's perfect game attempt in 2001. He has a startling memory of World Series highlights that barely functions as a party trick.