Watch: Line drive goes through Josh Donaldson’s glove

Friday April 22nd, 2016

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Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson had a line drive go right through the webbing of his glove during Toronto’s game against the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday.

The hit came off the bat of Joey Rickard, a 24-year-old rookie outfielder for Baltimore. According to the ball came off Rickard’s bat at 91 mph.


The Blue Jays held a 2–1 lead over Baltimore at the time of Rickard’s unlikely hit. 

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