Alcides Escobar Safety Squeeze Fail

Game: Kansas City at Chicago White Sox, August 6 (box, 4-2 White Sox win)
Situation: Top 8, one out, 1-0 count, runners at 1st/3rd, game tied 2-2
Pitcher: Chris Sale
Batter: Alcides Escobar
Runner on 3rd: Tony Abreu

Leverage index: 4.2
Win probability added: -16.2%

Chris Sale defines ‘gazelle off the mound’ making an absolutely huge play in a tie game in the 8th inning.

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

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