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High flyball to center field. Pie there in plenty of time, but came down with a case of the Abreu's (i.e. Phobia of walls) and leaped well short of the wall. Should have simply caught the ball (no jump required) instead fell down and nearly an inside the park homerun.

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Wieters blocked the plate, so he could catch the relay from Blake Davis to tag out Lowrie at home. Wieters is saying he's starting to feel more comfortable being behind the plate again for another season. He was able to get the ball out of his glove quick for his throw to 2nd. He says once the game starts he starts to feel comfortable. Some of the better pitchers he's handled from Arrietta and Erbe to Berken, Tillman, Dave Hernandez and how they all the make up and need experience and will get there.

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Wieters blocked the plate, so he could catch the relay from Blake Davis to tag out Lowrie at home. Wieters is saying he's starting to feel more comfortable being behind the plate again for another season. He was able to get the ball out of his glove quick for his throw to 2nd. He says once the game starts he starts to feel comfortable. Some of the better pitchers he's handled from Arrietta and Erbe to Berken, Tillman, Dave Hernandez and how they all the make up and need experience and will get there.

Not to mention it was a potential inside the park homer.

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Great answer by Wieters during his interview. Asked how does he deal with all the high expectations for him he said, "I set pretty high expectations for myself, if I can live up to my own expectations then I can sleep at nights."

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