Curtis Granderson spectacularly hauled in Brandon Belt’s drive to deep center and crashed hard into the wall to save a run for Noah Syndergaard with a runner on second base for the final out of the sixth inning, preserving a scoreless tie and prompting chants of “Grandy” from the home crowd.
Postseason defensive heroics are nothing new for Granderson, who started his career as a center fielder but this season in right, especially when Syndergaard is on the hill.
Curtis Granderson tracks down a long drive to save a run in the NL wild card game.
Granderson hits the wall, then the dirt.
Granderson is helped up by Jay Bruce.
The veteran saved a home run in Game 2 of the 2015 NLDS against the Cubs in last year’s postseason.
Source: NY Daily News Headlines Sports News