Trout Makes Contact
Mike Trout squares up a triple during a 2015 Spring Training game in Tempe, AZ.
Andrew Romine makes a diving, but alas unsuccessful, stab at a Padre's base hit.
Pickoff at Third
Rey Navarro lays the tag on a Diamondbacks runner, picking him off third base in a 2016 spring training game.
Jabari Blash tries to rob a home run but comes up just short., MLB, spring training
Ian Kinsler makes a great but unsuccessful attempt to grab a low line drive.
Andelton Simmons rushes to snag a ball up the middle, then attempted to backhand to Ian Kinsler at second.
A ground ball up the middle eludes second baseman Caleb Cowart.
When the sun is intense, a simple pop fly can be a challenge. Though he made it look sufficiently difficult, Mariners shortstop Jean Seguara was able to make the catch in short center field.
JUST Out of Reach
So close and yet so far. Tommy Field needed a bigger glove to grab this hard hit grounder.
Yonathan Daza of the Rockies charges in from right field to make a catch against the Angels in a Rockies 18-6 Spring Training victory.
Missed It By That Much
After a long run, Daniel Nava can't quite make the catch during a 2016 spring training game
Carlos Perez can't tag the Diamondbacks' Brandon Drury but Drury fails to touch the plate. When both men get to their feet, Perez tags Drury to get the out.
Insult to Injury
Marc Krauss is tagged out, painfully, at the plate during a loss to the White Sox a 2015 spring training game in Tempe, AZ.
Chad Tracy, trying to make the Angels roster, bolsters his case with this lunging grab.
Padres center fielder lays out for this fly ball...
... but he ends up just short
Would-be Pick Pocket
A fan almost robs Albert Pujols of an out, but instead loses out to the veteran. After the umpire recorded the out, Pujols flipped the fan the ball as a souvenir.
Erik Aybar leaps to avoid the Brewers' baserunner and throw to first to complete a double play.
Daniel Nava breaks his bat as he connects on a hit during a 2016 spring training game.
Angels closer Ernesto Frieri delivers one of his nasty pitches.
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Sherman Johnson had a successful spring training in 2015 but couldn't make the big league team.
Mike Trout races down a fly ball on the warning track during a 2013 spring training game.
Mike Trout tracks down a fly ball on the warning track during a 2013 spring training game.
If only shadows could catch. J.B. Schuck gets air but can't catch up with the ball.
Howie Kendrick gathers up a grounder.
Somehow this Angels runner slides under the shortstop's tag, netting a stolen base.
Andrew Romine prepares to bunt under the watchful eyes of Angels coaches during a sprint training game.
Luis Jimenez looks to tag out this Indians' runner but comes up just short.
Luis Jimenez applies the tag but it's too late.
You Forgot Something
Andrew Romine applies the tag but, unfortunately, forgot something — the ball.
Andrew Romine realizes that the ball has somehow escaped his glove in a 2013 spring training game.
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