Astros win on ridiculous walk-off play by Alex Bregman

Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin argues with home plate umpire David Rackley during the fourth inning of the team's baseball game against the Houston Astros on Tuesday

Alex Bregman was up in the bottom of the 11th inning of a 5-5 game between Houston and the Oakland A's with runners were on first and second.

But the way he won the game for the Astros on Tuesday wasn't in the way you'd expect.

Then, the ball started curving back to the foul line and A's catcher Jonathan Lucroy made a charge for it.

His weird walk-off on Tuesday wasn't even his first like it. Bregman hit a similar pop-up walk-off in April, though that ball got a little bit more air time. He picked up the ball and went to tag Bregman, who was still near home plate.

Bregman's night also included a pair of home runs, but those have already been forgotten because of what happened on the ball that barely made its way into play - a ball that left Bregman upset after the game. As Lucroy tried to tag Bregman, he dropped the ball and threw it into right field when trying to throw to first. Bregman stayed in the baseline while running, so he wasn't called out for interference.

"It's a good throw but it hit him right in the side of the helmet", Lucroy said. He hit two home runs to give himself 19 for the season, and he did enough to help his team win in walk-off fashion.

Related News:

  • Max Verstappen makes revelation about Hamilton and Vettel at British Grand Prix

    Max Verstappen makes revelation about Hamilton and Vettel at British Grand Prix

    After qualifying the 20-year-old Red Bull driver took to Twitter, saying: "P5 it is, the best we could do today in qualifying". There is a gap to fill and hopefully with Honda...we have a lot of belief in what they have in the pipeline.
    LONDON FALLING: US Embassy Warns Americans of 'VIOLENT' PROTESTS During Trump Visit

    LONDON FALLING: US Embassy Warns Americans of 'VIOLENT' PROTESTS During Trump Visit

    On Friday he will visit PM Theresa May at Chequers, set to be followed by a meeting with Her Majesty The Queen at Windsor Castle. The request as Trump is expected to meet with multiple protests during his first visit to the country since taking office.
    Merkel says Germany and China committed to multilateral order

    Merkel says Germany and China committed to multilateral order

    China invites Germany to attend the first China International Import Expo and welcomes Germany to expand its investment in China. German companies and politicians have complained that Germany has been more open to Chinese firms than the other way around.
  • HBO Executive Says Network Will 'Change Direction' After Merger

    HBO Executive Says Network Will 'Change Direction' After Merger

    The first year under AT&T ownership is a time that HBO employees will "be very fond of" when they look back on it, Stankey said. Stankey wants HBO to make more money and significantly increase the number of subscribers in the U.S. and worldwide.
    Sarah Palin Says She Was ‘Duped’ by Sacha Baron Cohen

    Sarah Palin Says She Was ‘Duped’ by Sacha Baron Cohen

    She also informed Cohen that Piper thinks he is a 'piece of s***'. "Every honorable American Vet should feel the same", she wrote. Showtime's president and CEO praised Baron Cohen as a "comedic genius" during the show's series announcement Monday.
    Decided victor  of the prize

    Decided victor of the prize "Golden Booker"

    Judge Kamila Shamsie said the story was truly "transformative" as she explained why she had selected it as the victor of the 90s. Last year's victor , " Lincoln in the Bardo ", by George Saunders, was selected by the poet Hollie McNish.
  • American woman celebrating wedding anniversary killed by stray bullet in Mexico

    American woman celebrating wedding anniversary killed by stray bullet in Mexico

    They described her "incredible work ethic" and passion for her job as news of her death emerged on Monday. As a mother, we always say things, but she inspired me to be better.
    DJI's next Mavic drone might have 360-degree obstacle awareness

    DJI's next Mavic drone might have 360-degree obstacle awareness

    The leaked image had been acquired by DroneDJ, over a week before a supposedly big event planned by DJI that was pushed back. DJI was supposed to have a "See the Bigger Picture" event on July 18th, but it postponed that to a later date.
    Baby dies after tornado flips trailer in North Dakota

    Baby dies after tornado flips trailer in North Dakota

    He has been staying along with dozens of others at the Watford City Civic Center where the Red Cross has established a shelter. McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger says his house half a mile from the park suffered siding and shingle damage.
  • Emerging sex disease MG 'could become next superbug'

    Eradication rates of MG following treatment with one family of antibiotics, called macrolides, are decreasing globally. Because antibiotic-resistance is higher in many other countries, doctors say holiday romances could drive the spread.
    Trump says added Nato funds not enough for US

    Trump says added Nato funds not enough for US

    Nord Stream 2 is a proposed gas pipeline from Russian Federation to Germany . Trump interjected, asking Stoltenberg why he thought that had happened.
    JetBlue flight crew helps French Bulldog distress

    JetBlue flight crew helps French Bulldog distress

    They placed a breathing mask over Darcy's nose and mouth and, thankfully, she responded to the extra oxygen nearly immediately. A group of flight attendants with JetBlue came to the rescue when a French Bulldog was in distress during a flight last week.


Most liked

Video shows Florida man, 72, trying to attack neighbor with tractor
Howell Morris, 72, is facing aggravated assault charges for the incident which happened last month in Florida , WJXT-TV reports . A row between two neighbours came to a freakish end when one chased after the other - on a very, very slow tractor.

Newly crowned ‘World’s Ugliest Dog’ Zsa Zsa dies
Zsa Zsa is survived by her owners, Megan and Jesse Brainard, and her human little sister, 15-month-old Mareslie. Brainard and the rest of Zsa Zsa's family hosted a ceremony for her in their back yard to honor the pup.

Damian Lillard is not Unhappy with the Portland Trail Blazers
Carmelo Anthony is likely to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder this summer, according to ESPN's Royce Young and Adrian Wojnarowski. Wilson made her comments on Twitter using Lebron's huge payday from the Lakers as her point of reference.

Record-breaking Waratahs smash Sunwolves
Folau sprinted 60 metes for a try, but Sunwolves blindside flanker Michael Leitch brushed off opposite number Ned Hanigan. Naiyaravoro crossed in the 52nd minute to eclipse Folau's 2014 NSW season record of 12 five-pointers.

Woman bitten by shark while posing for Instagram photo
Zarutskie said she respects all wildlife and is grateful her injuries were not worse. She had to get several stitches and was put on a round of antibiotics.

Kim shatters LPGA scoring records, wins by 9 shots
Sei Young Kim has broken the previous 72-hole scoring record on the Tour, with a nine-shot win at the LPGA Classic in Wisconsin. The only drama down the stretch was who would pick up the last spot to Carnoustie in two weeks. "I had the double-bogey on 17".

Love Island host Caroline Flack announces split from fiance Andrew Brady
Shedding light on her emotional state, she took to Twitter shortly after releasing her statement and simply posted a crying Emoji. Earlier today, both Caroline and Andrew confirmed that they are no longer together and made sure to wish each other all the best.

Pompeo talks tough on Iran while visiting UAE
That push has driven up oil prices amid concerns that a divestment from Iranian oil would reduce the world's overall supply. Washington later told countries they must stop buying Iranian oil from November 4 or face financial consequences.

Timberlake showing England-Croatia before London show
Something has to change and, next to me, Claude Makélélé knows it too. "That 4-1 defeat is completely irrelevant", he said. Vrsaljko has been a key part of Dalic's set-up. "We want players to be 100 per cent but we will see after training.

Tributes to Lord Carrington, irreverent statesman
Carrington chaired the Lancaster House talks in 1979 which led to to the establishment of an independent Zimbabwe. The former prime minister David Cameron said: "Peter Carrington was a lovely man and a great public servant.

Jason Momoa Cast in Lead Role for Apple Drama Series See
Momoa will play Baba Voss (and doesn't that name just give you Dothraki vibes?) a fearless warrior, leader and guardian. Stargate Atlantis co-star Jason Momoa continues to make waves on both the big screen and the small.

Liverpool open Xherdan Shaqiri transfer negotiations with Stoke City
The winger, who scored seven goals for the newly-relegated Potters last season, has a release clause of £13.5m. Liverpool have been trying to reignite a deal despite a hands-off warning issued before the World Cup.

Loris Karius: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp defends keeper after mistake in friendly
Jurgen Klopp's side clung on for a 3-2 victory and continue their pre-season campaign against Bury on Saturday. He said: "Now Loris concedes that goal but we can not start the story always after each mistake".

George Clooney Hospitalized After Scooter Accident In Italy!
Clooney was travelling towards the set in Costa Corallina when a auto suddenly turned and struck him, according to La Nuova . The driver of the auto did stop to call for an ambulance, which took the 57-year-old to the nearest hospital, Today reports.

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin Share Steamy Kisses in NYC
We've moved past that'. "He's somebody I really cherish". "Dad I love you more than words". They were caught kissing in Brooklyn and Rockefeller Park in the city.