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Sports Illustrated
Andy Nesbitt

MLB Fans Ripped Javier Baez After He Made a Mistake That Even A Little Leaguer Wouldn’t Make

Being a Major League Baseball player is hard. The pitchers are throwing ridiculous pitches, you have a pitch clock to now worry about, and everyone playing the game is just really, really good.

You know what shouldn’t be a hard part about about being a professional baseball player, though? Remembering how many outs there are in an inning. 

That, however, appeared to be too difficult for the Tigers’ Javier Báez during Thursday night’s game against Toronto. Báez nonchalantly ran to third base on a fly ball to center and then got doubled up at second after he clearly forgot there was only one out in the inning. 

Check this out: 

That's not great. And as you saw in the video it led to Báez being pulled from the game by his manager. 

MLB fans let him have it: 

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