Cullen Wacker: Robber of Runs

Auburn baseball has had it’s share of interestingly named players. Chris Bootcheck and Gabe Gross come to mind. But the Tigers’ current left fielder and cleanup hitter may take the cake. Cullen Wacker. I mean that just screams white baseball player dude, doesn’t it?

Wacker is more than just a cool name. This past weekend he knocked in the go-ahead run in Auburn’s 9th inning, come from behind win over #12 Ole Miss. On top of that, he took away a few runs from the Rebels with an Otis Nixon-style homerun robbing. Here is that catch:

Video from @AUTigersBaseball.