A very slow shutter speed on the camera creates the comet-like effect of the baseball, even showing the spinning seams, as it zooms into the mitt of Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski as he works in the bullpen during Boston Red Sox spring training at JetBlue Park on Feb. 20, 2014.
A.J. Pierzynski #40 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after becoming the third out with runners in scoring position against the Tampa Bay Rays during the game at Fenway Park on April 29, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Manager Ozzie Guillen #13 of the Chicago White Sox (R) smiles at A.J. Pierzynski #12 as they play the Toronto Blue Jays at U. S. Cellular Field on September 26, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox agreed to Guillen's request to be released from his contract, allowing him to pursue other opportunities.
A.J. Pierzynski #12 of the Chicago White Sox reacts in the dugout late in a game against the Detroit Tigers at U.S. Cellular Field on September 14, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. The Tigers defeated the White Sox 6-5 in 10 innings.
Pitcher Koji Uehara #19 of the Boston Red Sox is congratulated by catchers David Ross #3 (L) and A.J. Pierzynski #40 after retiring the Tampa Bay Rays in the ninth inning at Fenway Park on May 30, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Koji Uehara #19 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates a victory with teammate A.J. Pierzynski #40 after the ninth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park on June 16, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Red Sox won 1-0.
A.J. Pierzynski #40 of the Boston Red Sox walks Ali Solis #43 of the Tampa Bay Rays towards his teammate David DeJesus #7 after being hit with a bounced ball in the face in the third inning during the game at Fenway Park on May 31, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Jonathan Herrera #10 of the Boston Red Sox jumps on the back of A.J. Pierzynski #40 after Pierzynski's game winning RBI triple during the tenth inning of their 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park on May 30, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.