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Video: Minor Leaguer Bunts For Inside-The-Park Home Run

A pile of softballs and baseballs that have been worn down.

CONSUELO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUGUST 20: A Close up of tattered baseballs and softballs the players use to practice with on August 20, 2003 in Consuelo, Dominican Republic. Consuelo, which has ten programs for youths to learn and play baseball, is about 50 miles east of Santo Domingo. Of the ten programs, two provide housing for the players. One of which is Latin Baseball Academy, which was set up ten months ago by Luis Silvestre, a taxi driver in the Bronx, New York. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Earlier this week, a truly strange thing happened during a minor league baseball game.

Now, that doesn't sound like a weird occurrence. Minor league games are full of interesting moments, whether they happen on or off the field. In order to market the game, teams use all kinds of random tactics - from selling unique jerseys to creating the next viral food item.

During a game this week between the Lakeland Flying Tigers and Jupiter Hammerheads, a bunt turned into an inside-the-park home run.

No, really.

After laying down the bunt, Tigers outfielder Reece Hampton raced to first base. The catcher made an arrant through that went deep into the outfield in right, giving Hampton the chance to advance.

The right fielder must have been in no-man's land and Hampton took advantage. He flew around the bases, sliding home just as the ball reached the catcher once again.

Check it out.

Hampton only had two home runs on the season heading into the game.

While it won't count as a home run on the stat sheet, no one can take away the fact that he hit all four bases on one play - albeit in a weird way.

Lakeland went on to win the game 2-1 over Jupiter.