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In a meaningless game between Pittsburgh and the Mets on a day during which the attention has focused more on Keith Hernandez's facial hair than actual baseball, Pirates outfielder Travis Snider made a bid for defensive play of the year in robbing Mike Baxter of a towering homer at Citi Field.


Launching himself up and over the fence to make the catch, Snider left his hometown ROOT Sports announcers searching for words to describe the play, and it really is one you'll be seeing replayed for years. Here's a GIF of the feat from Guyism:

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