VIDEO: Tampa Bay Rays get unusual double play on two tag plays at the plate
It’s just your standard 6-2 (tag) -4-3-2 (tag) double play. In what has to be a major league record, Tampa Bay Rays catcher Ryan Hanigan recorded two tag outs on the same play to keep the Reds to only a 2-0 lead early. Watch the alert fielding (and communication) by all Rays involved (via MLB.com):
It was especially sweet for Hanigan, who was traded to Tampa this offseason after having spent his first seven season with the Reds. Unfortunately for the Rays and Hanigan, the Cincinnati Reds were undaunted, pouring in 10 additional runs for an easy 12-4 win.
– David Whitlock
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