Justin Morneau: Right place, right time in Pittsburgh's clincher
- Blog Post by: Howard Sinker
- September 24, 2013 - 8:59 AM
The Pirates clinched their first playoff berth in 21 years Monday night, in part because of a whip-smart play by Justin Morneau for the game's final out.
Here's what it looked like:
As Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Press-Review wrote it: "Justin Morneau said his instincts took him there.Morneau said his instincts compelled him to move to a place right beside the pitcher's mound at Wrigley Field where he played the pivotal role in the play the ended a 20-year postseason drought on Monday in a 2-1 Pirates win over the Cubs."
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