Gerardo Parra And The Rare Bunt Double

gerardo-parraWatch Gerardo Parra of the Arizona Diamondbacks bunt for a double in a game against the New York Mets on July 4, 2013.

According to Beyond The Box Score, there have been 37 bunt doubles in recorded MLB history prior to Parra’s bunt double today. ┬áJackie Robinson had the first recorded bunt double in 1951.

There has never been a recorded bunt triple in MLB history.

The Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the New York Mets in 15 innings, 5-4.