Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran came up with a big play against the Boston Red Sox in Game 1 of the World Series on Wednesday.
With the bases loaded in the bottom of the second, David Ortiz crushed a hit but Beltran caught it just before it went over the wall. The Red Sox ended up winning the game 8-1 but it was still a spectacular play.
See Beltran’s incredible catch with awesome reactions from the radio announcers here (via MLB.com):
The down-side is Beltran was hurt on the play, severely bruising his ribs according to CBSsports. Here’s Beltran hitting the fence in slow-motion:
The Cardinals will definitely miss Beltran if he can’t play. Here’s the latest injury update:
UPDATE: X-rays on Carlos Beltran’s ribs were negative and Cardinals manager Mike Matheny says he is day-to-day.
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