The UMBC Retrievers are America East champions after a 2-1 win over Maine on Sunday. The journey to get there had a wild moment, though — in the seventh inning, with the teams tied at one run a piece, the Retrievers went on a wild chase to pull off a double play.
ICYMI: The crazy rundown double play in the seventh inning to keep the game tied. pic.twitter.com/oCI8ftRpmG— UMBC Baseball (@UMBCBaseball) May 28, 2017
This is the play-by-play that happened after Maine’s Christopher Bec bunted:
So that was a 1-5-2-3-6 double play. It was unorthodox, but you gotta do whatever it takes to win, and UMBC ultimately did. Congrats, Retrievers.