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Date: 07/06/06 02:04 AM

49 Responses to Great Baseball Catch

  1. Profile photo of buddy
    buddy Male 30-39
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    July 6, 2006 at 1:24 am
    Link: Great Baseball Catch - No home run for you!
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    JaySmith15 Male 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 2:09 am
    First. and I don`t even like baseball but that was quite a good catch
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    Jeemo88 Male 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 2:20 am
    oOoOoOoOoO great catch....
    Saw that on sportscenter, it took just as much luck as it took skill
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    Mantistador Male 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 2:28 am
    HOLY CRAP! he jumped like 6 feet in the air... that was a beastums catch
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    lytle_lytle Male 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 2:35 am
    Well I am a Houston native and an Astros fan so first of all I want that catcher tested for steroids,

    Second of all, Who gives a crap... ASTROS KICKED THEIR BUTTS ON THAT GAME.

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    lolakitty72 Female 30-39
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    July 6, 2006 at 2:49 am
    Even the other teams batboy was blown away- quite a stellar catch indeed.
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    thanna Male 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 3:31 am
    "spiderman" lol, the commentators were just as excited as the center fielder
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    Swaywithme Female 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 4:26 am
    lytle_lytle don`t be a hick...It`s just a spectacular catch, seriously.

    On a completely different note....would that have happened if the catcher hadn`t been black?...because I seem to recall Woody Harrelson saying something about white men not being able to jump like /that/

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    laura092 Female 60-69
    66 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 6:00 am
    the guy should be doing slam dunks in basketball with that jump!
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    crooky369 Male 13-17
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    July 6, 2006 at 6:41 am
    I thought it was easy to catch in baseball with them gloves they have. but that was awesome the height he jumped
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    Soader Male 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 8:45 am
    that was freakin awsome
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    MissyRee Female 18-29
    873 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 9:01 am
    Wow tht was wicked! watta catch!
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    ryan14 Male 13-17
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    July 6, 2006 at 9:21 am
    now thats one helluva dedicated player, you dont get many of them in sports
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    DQ3224 Male 13-17
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    July 6, 2006 at 9:50 am
    thats unfreakin buhlievable! he jumped like 6 1/2 fet in the air and caught it! oh yeah weeeee
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    MVH1015 Male 13-17
    301 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 10:10 am
    im a big baseball fan and did anyone notice that he kicked off the wall.. so many players do the same thing. I hav seen better catches than that.
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    matthewsim88 Male 13-17
    122 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 10:41 am
    Holy sh*t!!!! That was the best catch I`ve ever seen. He pushed off the top of the wall to get even higher. Amazing.
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    deaf_woman Male 30-39
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    July 6, 2006 at 10:47 am
    I wouldn`t call him spiderman. Spiderman would never dress up in such a silly uniform.
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    IkeRay Male 18-29
    2705 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 11:07 am
    lytle lytle is right though, that wouldve been lamb`s 2nd homer that game, he was actually going for a cycle (for you none baseball people thats hitting a single, a double, a triple and a home run). all he needed was a single, now does that tell you how that game was going? and its not like mike lamb (the batter that was robbed) was upset about it, when the centerfielder got on 1st base in the following inning, he congratulated him on that awesome catch. it was a nice catch, but it was too late to make a difference in that game.

    astros rule!

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    Trizz Male 18-29
    1383 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 11:37 am
    lol, own3d big time
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    GrereX1 Male 13-17
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    July 6, 2006 at 11:52 am
    whats with spiderman...i think ita superman buddy...
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    csto1 Male 18-29
    165 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 12:19 pm
    baseball sucks
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    monoxide456 Male 13-17
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    July 6, 2006 at 1:29 pm
    that guy is on roids
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    excelman Male 30-39
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    July 6, 2006 at 1:42 pm
    Baseball is best viewed on the highlight reels. I can`t imagine watching a whole game because of all the breaks in between.
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    lacker239 Male 13-17
    319 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 2:10 pm
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    DAGman27 Male 13-17
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    July 6, 2006 at 2:24 pm
    Anybody remember Ichiro`s catch (at the start of this year I think) where he jumped up and hung on the wall for a few seconds before making the catch? That was better than this IMO, but still a sweet catch nonetheless.
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    huskermike Male 18-29
    25 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 2:52 pm
    It was okay. If you want a really good catch, check out Wichita State`s Matt Brown from the 2005 ESPY awards. Over the wall catch.
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    Swaywithme Female 18-29
    3696 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 2:59 pm
    IkeRay- But that`s not the point of the post. It`s not a video of the Astro`s being demolished because of one catch....It`s a video of one great move by one player.

    He wouldn`t have been so angry about it if it was the exact same thing but an Astro`s "CHECK HIM FOR STEROIDS" or "who gives a damn!"

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    SH0WERdance Female 13-17
    411 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 3:07 pm
    holy crap. that guy is SKILLED
  29. Profile photo of IkeRay
    IkeRay Male 18-29
    2705 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 3:20 pm
    i thought it was a great catch, but insignificant nonetheless. and its astros, no apostrophies.

    im not angry about it, he`s a good player for having the hand eye coordination to make a catch like that. many players attempt to do over the wall, homer stealing catches, but arent able to pin-point where the ball is going.

    and it IS spiderman, not superman because he climbed the wall, he didnt fly.

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    IkeRay Male 18-29
    2705 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 3:22 pm

    and i believe this is what mike was refering to.

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    sugarhigh83 Female 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 3:36 pm
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    elpresto2 Male 13-17
    51 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 4:11 pm
    wow...and dude that says there are silly uniforms...go to h*ll....that was incredible,not as good as tadahito iguchis start of the year catch that was f*cking un believable...still good though
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    teeny0584 Female 18-29
    192 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 5:06 pm
    He didn`t jump that high. He jumped and planted his foot on the wall for extra height. Even the announcers said so. Watch it again people who think he really jumped that high.
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    aloha10951 Female 13-17
    284 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 5:18 pm
    wow that was an amazing catch
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    ashwey Female 13-17
    943 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 5:39 pm
    i would like to see the other team`s reaction
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    AFTERSHOCK Male 18-29
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    July 6, 2006 at 5:49 pm
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    TonyPerkins Male 18-29
    55 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 6:48 pm
    too bad gary matthews blows, and the co co crisp catch was better than this one, IMO, and much more signifigant
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    Beelzebub123 Male 13-17
    11 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 7:56 pm
    that wasn`t just jumping he ran up that wall...he must be a ninja!
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    newshound Male 18-29
    5 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 9:05 pm
    You must be a sox fan, tony.
    I had to make a profile just to comment on this because there are way too many people here who are saying they`ve seen better catches...
    As a huge baseball fan, I can say that this is one of the 3 best catches in the history of Major League Baseball.
    The other two are Willie Mays over the shoulder, and Kris Benson someone catching Anna Benson for a few years :-)
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    pearljam0307 Male 13-17
    98 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 9:57 pm
    yeah dagman27 that was kickA$$ ichiro is awesome
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    643197 Male 18-29
    1078 posts
    July 6, 2006 at 9:59 pm
    awesome catch!
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    Swaywithme Female 18-29
    3696 posts
    July 7, 2006 at 12:11 am
    IkeRay- no worries my dear :) I definitly meant the original poster, not you. Significant in the world of catches...insignificant in the game.
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    NOFX14 Male 18-29
    1141 posts
    July 7, 2006 at 1:23 am
    meh not bad... ichiro or tori hunter have made better
  44. Profile photo of jkhoo
    jkhoo Male 18-29
    145 posts
    July 7, 2006 at 10:14 am
    whoa that was a great catch!
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    tito2963 Male 13-17
    112 posts
    July 7, 2006 at 9:41 pm
    saw this on sportcenter or sportcentral or watever its called
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    stinkyrat Male 18-29
    64 posts
    July 8, 2006 at 1:23 pm
    that was a nice catch.
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    BeachBum0694 Female 18-29
    285 posts
    July 9, 2006 at 5:00 pm
    i agree
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    gmedra03 Male 13-17
    377 posts
    July 10, 2006 at 3:52 am
    Wow, high jumper.
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    huskermike Male 18-29
    25 posts
    July 11, 2006 at 12:23 pm
    Yup, thanks IkeRay. I had looked on YouTube myself but couldn`t find it.

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