You know those videos about the Most Satisfying Thing In The World? No, no, no, no, no. Not those. I mean the ones on You Tube. You know the ones with like factory machines at work or frosting being put on cakes or sculptures being carved or whatever. These videos…
That’s Omar Vizquel catching a baseball. So pure. So effortless. It was almost metaphysical the way he caught that thing.
And also for some reason just absolutely hilarious. I can’t tell you how or why, but something about this video just cracked me up. Maybe I just have the giggles today? I don’t know. But I watched this video and found myself belly laughing every time Omar
caught absorbed that baseball into his 1923 mitt and apparently-numb-to-pain right hand.
Omar Vizquel. Still the smoothest in the game at the ripe old age of fitty. Your fav could never.