Louisvilleā€™s earned its way to a top-five national ranking and a 19-2 conference record through the usual college baseball strong points: pitching, defense, and smart base running. Last night they completed a sweep of Wake Forest by using one of baseballā€™s most exciting plays: stealing home.

Hereā€™s right fielder Corey Ray in the bottom of the ninth last night. Ray reached base on an intentional walk, moved to second on a single, and to third on a wild pitch. But itā€™s how he reached homeā€”and won the game for the Cardinalsā€”that draws our attention today.

h/t to Ben

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