I’m not going to be a jerk and say “Nick Markakis who?”, but Travis Snider‘s debut with the Orioles did make it a little easier to say good bye to number 21.

It all started in the top of the first with this single the opposite way that drove in Alejandro De Aza and gave Baltimore an early 1-0 lead:

He followed that in the bottom of the fifth with this throw that gunned out James Loney at the plate:

An inning later, Snider flashed the leather:

Snider finished the day with three hits, including the the most bizarre RBI double you’ll ever see:

He did get thrown out trying to stretch a pretty short single into a double in the fourth inning, but I already forgot about that.