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Sometimes It's Hard To Intentionally Walk A Batter

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Ronald Belisario was just trying to walk Michael Brantley to set up a potential double play when things went horribly, horribly wrong:

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The botched ball was the first run Belisario let through in a disastrous ninth inning that included a second run scored via wild pitch. Just look at this monstrosity:

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Belisario’s ERA for the season—he’s only pitched five games—now stands at 9.45.


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