Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar ducks to miss the first pitch by New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard in the first inning during game three of the World Series on Friday, October 30, 2015 at Citi Field in New York.
Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar ducks to miss the first pitch by New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard in the first inning during game three of the World Series on Friday, October 30, 2015 at Citi Field in New York. David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar ducks to miss the first pitch by New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard in the first inning during game three of the World Series on Friday, October 30, 2015 at Citi Field in New York. David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
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