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Wilson Ramos Drew A Five Pitch Walk (Video)

In case you missed this in Major League Baseball yesterday, Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos drew a five pitch walk.

Here's how it went down (courtesy of Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post):

Leading off the sixth inning of the Nationals 9-2 win, Ramos took a ball on a 2-2 pitch. Home plate umpire Scott Barry, according to Ramos, declared the count 3-2. Rangers catcher Chris Gimenez turned and asked, Isnt it 2-2?

Yeah, Barry replied. 2-2.

Its not 3-2? Ramos asked Barry.

No, its 2-2, Barry said.

Ramos shrugged and went back to the at-bat.

I said in my mind, Thats three balls, Ramos said. Thats okay. Five balls. Ill take it.


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