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Marlins shortstop Jose Reyes commits 500,000th error in major league history

It was simply a matter of timing for Miami Marlins shortstop Jose Reyes, and in his case he was in the wrong place at the wrong time.

Baseball-Reference.com reports that three errors were committed back-to-back-to-back in a minute's time on Saturday, and Reyes was the winner of the booby prize: He committed the 500,000th error in major league history.


Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports has the play-by-play, as it were:


Reyes' miscue was his 16th of the season, two shy of his career high set in 2005 and tied in '11.

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