Apr 17, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago White Sox left fielder Adam Eaton (1) makes a catch on Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (not pictured) during the first inning at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports
The run-saving catch by Eaton, saw him chase down the ball and leap into the air at just the right time for the catch.
Remember, Eaton (nicknamed Spanky) stands at 5-8.
Eaton even received an applause from “Big Papi” himself, as the catch ended the inning, keeping the Red Sox scoreless in the first.
Boston eventually won the game, 3-1, taking the series from the White Sox. Boston was the first team this season to win a series against the White Sox at US Cellular Field.
The win moves the Red Sox to 7-9 on the season, and the White Sox fall to 8-8. Chicago will now travel to face the Texas Rangers for a three-game series. Boston will next face the Baltimore Orioles.
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