Photo: Joe Panik’s impressive dive and flip


Here’s a cool photo from the Associated Press of the well-executed flip from Giants second baseman Joe Panik that started a huge doubleplay in the bottom of the third inning of World Series Game 7 …


Eric Hosmer hit the ball and was initially ruled safe at first base, but Giants manager Bruce Bochy got it overturned with the first successful replay challenge in World Series history. The Royals would have had two men on with no outs had Panik not reached that ball, and he somehow turned it into a twin killing.