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Boss As Hell Baserunner Steals Home In Tie Game With Trip To College World Series On The Line

The Auburn and Florida baseball teams are meeting in a Super Regional contest tonight, the winner of which will head to the College World Series. Nice high stakes, there, which makes what happened with two away in the bottom of the fourth inning all the more bitchin’:

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That’s Blake Reese of the Florida Gators, swiping home on a double-steal with two outs in a tie game. Auburn pitcher Andrew Mitchell steps off the rubber and has Florida center fielder Nick Horvath dead to rights caught between first and second, but Reese puts his head down and charges home like a man who refuses to wait around for whatever fate has in store, forcing a throw and beating it to the plate to give his team a crucial one-run lead. Here’s another angle:

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