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Watch Mike Moustakas face plant as he makes dazzling catch on Saturday

Mike Moustakas was the latest Royals player to make a stunning defensive play.
Mike Moustakas was the latest Royals player to make a stunning defensive play.

Is anyone truly surprised when the Royals make a defensive gem these days?

It’s almost routine to see a Royals player do something that is anything but routine. In Saturday’s game at Oakland, third baseman Mike Moustakas took flight as he robbed Yonder Alonso of a hit. Take a look:

UPDATE: Statcast broke down the play and here is how the play was broken down:

It should come as no surprise that Royals fans found the catch to be wonderful:

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