In my talks with Terry Pluto, a guy that he seems to miss is Coco Crisp. Obviously, Jason Michaels didn’t exactly pan out as planned, so you can see why. However, the video below is one of the dirtier plays I have seen in baseball for quite some time – okay, maybe like a week or so, but still – and not exactly something you would expect out of the guy.
Check it out for yourself:
You hate to toss around the term “thug,” but that was obviously a goon-like move on his part. Even if the score were closer, it’s a bit on the dirty side. And while Pete Rose approves, the Devil Rays – obviously – do not. As The Sporting Blog mentions, tonight’s game could get interesting.
(Big thanks to Chris at TSB for the clip)