Madison Bumgarner Safety Squeeze Fail

Game: San Francisco at Colorado, August 4 (box, 11-6 Giants win)
Situation: Top 4, one out, 1-0 count, runners at 1st/3rd, San Francisco up 4-0
Pitcher: Jeff Francis
Batter: Madison Bumgarner
Runner on 3rd: Brett Pill

Leverage index: 0.8
Win probability added: -3.4%

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Pill makes an aggressive break for home, but the Rockies are ready. Francis comes off the mound like a gazelle and delivers a perfect glove flip to the plate. That’s fail #2 for Bumgarner on the season.

Dandy Squeeze Score (what’s this?): -1 (-1, fail)

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