The throw beat him to third base. Mets third baseman Daniel Murphy had the ball almost a full second before he started his slide. He was out. There's no way Anthony Rizzo would be safe on this double-steal on Wednesday night. Right? RIGHT?? Wrong.
And with sound:
The call was challenged by Mets manager Terry Collins because he didn't understand how somebody could possibly be safe on a play like that. After a short review, the ruling stood. But still, how? Tell us how you do these things, Anthony Rizzo?