Dodgers News: Max Muncy Uninjured After Brett Gardner's 'Clean' Takeout Slide, Admits To Using 'Soccer' Histrionics

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Dodgers News: Max Muncy Uninjured After Brett Gardner's 'Clean' Takeout Slide, Admits To Using 'Soccer' Histrionics
Dodgers News: Max Muncy Uninjured After Brett Gardner's 'Clean' Takeout Slide, Admits To Using 'Soccer' Histrionics

Kenley Jansen and the Los Angeles Dodgers not only escaped a bases-loaded jam in the ninth inning of Saturday's win against the New York Yankees, they also avoided Players Weekend taking a turn for the worse as Max Muncy shook off a hard slide into second base by Brett Gardner. With one out and runners at first and second base, Justin Turner fielded a soft ground ball and attempted to start a game-ending double play. However, Muncy was upended upon receiving the throw at second base, resulting in a force out. At least initially. The Yankees challenged the safe call, while the Dodgers also challenged whether Gardner's slide was illegal. New York won out as the initial ruling was overturned, leaving

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