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OOPS!
Herm Weiskopf
August 15, 1983
Angels were on first and third in Minnesota's Metrodome when Twins Centerfielder Rusty Kuntz tried to make a sliding catch of Steve Lubratich's blooper. Instead, the ball glanced off his glove and chest—and disappeared. While frantically looking around the outfield and even down his shirt and in his pants for the missing ball, Kuntz spotted his cap nearby. So he shouted to Leftfielder Gary Ward, who had come charging over, "Look under the hat." Ward lifted it, and, low and behold, there was the ball. Before Ward could peg the ball to the infield, two runs had crossed the plate and Lubratich had a "hat trick" double.
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August 15, 1983

Oops!

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Angels were on first and third in Minnesota's Metrodome when Twins Centerfielder Rusty Kuntz tried to make a sliding catch of Steve Lubratich's blooper. Instead, the ball glanced off his glove and chest—and disappeared. While frantically looking around the outfield and even down his shirt and in his pants for the missing ball, Kuntz spotted his cap nearby. So he shouted to Leftfielder Gary Ward, who had come charging over, "Look under the hat." Ward lifted it, and, low and behold, there was the ball. Before Ward could peg the ball to the infield, two runs had crossed the plate and Lubratich had a "hat trick" double.

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