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Canon 1Dx, 16-35mm, 100iso, f6.3, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
San Francisco Giants outfielder Evan Longoria poses for a portrait in a laundry room during media day at Scottsdale Stadium.

Welcome to the next category in my Best of 2018 series with my Best Baseball images of 2018. Continue on to see them all!

Canon 1Dx mk2, 24-70mm, 100iso, f8, 1/250th, Manual with Strobes
Los Angeles Angels pitcher/designated hitter Shohei Ohtani poses for a portrait during media day at Tempe Diablo Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 500iso, f2.8, 1/3200th, Manual
Cleveland Indians catcher Roberto Perez (left) tags out Texas Rangers base runner Rougned Odor at home plate at Goodyear Ballpark.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 640iso, f2.8, 1/3200th, Manual
Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo reacts as a pitch is thrown inside during the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Sloan Park.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 1000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Aperture Priority
Young Los Angeles Dodgers fans try and get autographs prior to the game against the Cleveland Indians during a Spring Training game at Goodyear Ballpark.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 1250iso, f2.8, 1/4000th, Manual
The sun sets as Los Angeles Dodgers batter Justin Turner bats against Cleveland Indians pitcher Josh Tomlin during a Spring Training game at Goodyear Ballpark.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/5000th, Manual
Cincinnati Reds third baseman Eugenio Suarez blows a bubble with his gum against the Texas Rangers during a Spring Training game at Goodyear Ballpark.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 6400iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto against the Texas Rangers during a Spring Training game at Goodyear Ballpark.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 2000iso, f2.8, 1/4000th, Aperture Priority
Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki warms up prior to the game against the Chicago White Sox during a Spring Training game at Peoria Sports Complex.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 1000iso, f2.8, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
Los Angeles Angels pitcher/designated hitter Shohei Ohtani against the Cleveland Indians during a Spring Training game at Goodyear Ballpark.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 800iso, f2.8, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish pitches against the Texas Rangers during a Spring Training game at Surprise Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 500iso, f2.8, 1/5000th, Aperture Priority
Detailed view of the baseball as Kansas City Royals pitcher Ricky Nolasco throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers during a Spring Training game at Surprise Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Nick Ahmed (top) is upended as he throws to first after forcing out sliding Colorado Rockies base runner Charlie Blackmon in the fifth inning during Opening Day at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual in Camera Triple Exposure
(Editors note: In camera multiple exposure created image) Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin pitches in the eighth inning against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/2500th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin (center) is doused with Gatorade by teammates Andrew Chafin (left) and Archie Bradley after pitching a complete game one hit shutout victory against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Manual
Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the third inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Washington Nationals outfielder Andrew Stevenson makes a leaping catch at the wall in the ninth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Nick Ahmed (13) leaps in the air after throwing to first base to complete the double play after forcing out sliding Pittsburgh Pirates base runner Gregory Polanco in the sixth inning at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Austin Meadows has the ball pop out of his glove and over the wall for a home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 24-70mm, 3200iso, f5.6, 1/250th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder David Peralta (center) is doused with a cooler of ice water after hitting a walk off home run in the fourteenth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 5400iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder David Peralta celebrates as he rounds the bases after hitting a walk off home run in the fourteenth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt reacts as he is hit by a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies in the third inning at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 6400iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera is unable to make a diving catch in the sixth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/2500th, Manual in Camera Triple Exposure
(Editors note: Image created with multiple exposures) Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Walker Buehler throws in the sixth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Vladimir Guerrero Jr. plays for the Surprise Saguaros against the Peoria Javelinas during an Arizona Fall League baseball game at Peoria Sports Complex.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/250th, Aperture Priority
Overall view of Surprise Stadium during the Arizona Fall League All Star Game.

Up next in my Best of 2018 categories are my Best Soccer photos of 2018!


 
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