Phillies' Nick Pivetta Executes Worst Pickoff Attempt in MLB History

By Anthony Blake

Just when you think you’ve seen it all in MLB, the Philadelphia Phillies come along for some comic relief.

Pitcher Nick Pivetta showed the utmost respect for Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo‘s speed with what can only be classified as the worst pickoff attempt, well, ever.

Back in the nick of time.

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Seriously, that was so close they probably had to check the replay.

Maybe Pivetta just got bored throwing to home plate over and over.

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