Prepare to Be Amazed at This Baseball 'Slide'

 

posted by Newser Editors, Newser Staff 

It looked like a sure out. 

Chris Coghlan of the Toronto Blue Jays was heading for home, but a throw from the outfield to St. Louis catcher Yadier Molina got there first. Coghlan's solution? He dove over the catcher and executed a mid-air somersault onto home plate. See the video at MLB.com

He was ruled safe, and the Blue Jays went on to win 6-5. Mashable notes that the movie Major League II featured the same stunt.

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