“What if I told you … Justin Turner ended up being safe after this steal attempt, would you believe me? ESPN’
s ’30 for 30′ Presents: ‘The Best Worst Slide Ever.”
The Los Angeles Dodgers are going for the three-game sweep of the San Francisco Giants, which will all but bury the defending World Series Champions in a division hole they can’t get out of.
In the 6th inning: Justin Turner went straight Willie Hayes from the movie Major League
and dove about 10 feet before he was supposed to…
…however: Turner spiced things up — he reinvented this famous moment by using his helmet as a fullback to knock the opposing shortstop’s glove out-of-the-way, and then somehow got his hand on the bag before Ehire Adrianza was able to re-apply the tag.
One more time, from a different angle…
Whether you like baseball or not, who doesn’t love a good reach around [slide]?