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Royals’ Omar Infante, Alcides Escobar team up on what may be the play of the year

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We’ve all known for a while that the Royals’ defense is exceptional.

But it seems like every single day there is another amazing play. Alcides Escobar had about five of them in a game last week. Jarrod Dyson’s over-the-shoulder catch that turned into a double play. Alex Gordon diving into the stands.

Well, this one may be the best of all. Omar Infante and Escobar teamed on the rare 4-6-3 single out Tuesday night against the Indians.

I must say: I love the calls from the announcers.

Not surprisingly, this was the top play on ESPN:

The fans loved it, too:

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