Video: David Wright brushed back hard by Gio Gonzalez pitch

New York Mets third baseman David Wright (5) gets out of the way of a pitch in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field. (Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Mets third baseman David Wright (5) gets out of the way of a pitch in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field. (Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports)

We’re not sure how Nationals pitcher Gio Gonzalez feels about Mets star David Wright off the field, but once the third baseman stepped into the batter’s box, all bets were off.

Wright has to pull a Matrix move to get out of the way of this brush-back pitch. The rapid-fire action from this vine makes the chin music seem even more intense.

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[Vine via Danny]