Rosenthal: Trea Turner’s grand slam powers exhilarating comeback as USA advances to WBC semifinals
MIAMI – Trea Turner had faced Venezuelan right-hander Silvino Bracho exactly once in his career.
“Go look at the highlight of the at-bat,” he told me just before I interviewed him on FS1.
“Bad?” I asked.
“So bad,” Turner replied.
The at-bat took place on Sept. 26, 2016, in the ninth inning of a game in which Turner’s former team, the Nationals, trailed the Diamondbacks, 14-4. Bracho threw an 82-mph slider. Turner checked his swing. His groundball to first was …