Baseball’s Breakout Star: Sean Murphy’s Butt

A baseball butt story - Oakland A’s catcher Sean Murphy was hit in the rear by a pitch on Monday night, and the video clip made the crowd go wild.

How could I pass up a baseball butt story? It’s no secret I love the beginning of baseball season, especially when the teams’ uniforms provide the appropriate showcase for the players’ “assets.”

Oakland A’s catcher Sean Murphy was hit in the rear by a pitch on Monday night during a game against the Tampa Bay Rays, and the video clip went viral for all the right reasons.

When the pitch went just a bit awry, he tautened his tuchus with masterful athleticism bumping the ball and securing a hit-by-pitch.

For your slo-mo enjoyment:

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But then, the Twitterverse just had to get a bit creative making this baseball butt story even better. This is why Twitter is undefeated…

And one Twitterer named bradypoems penned this ode to Murphy’s daring derrière: