Image: Jonathan Villar slides into Brandon Phillips (Pat Sullivan, AP)
Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips, left, reaches back to tag out Houston Astros' Jonathan Villar as he tries to stretch a single in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, in Houston.
That can't be fun
In a play that instantly went viral, Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips reaches back to tag out Houston Astros' Jonathan Villar -- only to find our Villar's slide had brought him a little closer than either of them would like.
Poland's Mariusz Fyrstenberg returns a shot during men's doubles play in a Davis Cup match against Australia in Warsaw, Poland. Get more tennis coverage here.
Light it up
The Singapore F1 Grand Prix's Marina Bay City Circuit is seen through a a fish-eye lens at dusk. The race is slated for Sept. 21-23.
That's gonna leave a mark
Jockey Tom Queally with a facial injury caused in the stable yard at Yarmouth racecourse.
Milwaukee Brewers' Caleb Gindl slides past Chicago Cubs catcher Welington Castillo in the sixth inning on Monday. Get all the MLB you can handle.
Looks easy, eh?
Fell runners approach the summit of Snowdon as they compete in the 'Peris Horseshoe Race' -- where runners cover 17.5 miles over rough terrain and ascend 2,590 meters, to the summit of Snowdon.
Arizona State defensive end Carl Bradford (52) celebrates with teammates after beating the Wisconsin Badgers, 32-30, in a controversial finish at Sun Devil Stadium.
Here comes the splash!
Tampa Bay Rays security dive on a streaker who literally attempted to steal second base during the fifth inning of a game against the Texas Rangers on Monday.
Philadelphia Flyers goalie Anthony Stolarz makes a glove save on a Toronto Maple Leafs' shot in an NHL preseason game on Sunday in London, Ontario. And you know what that means ... hockey is back!
Ash Walsh crashes into a wall in his No. 17 car during the Sandown 500 race 28, which is round 10 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, at Sandown International Motor Raceway in Melbourne, Australia.
A shooter prepares to reload during Day 2 of the ISSF World Championship Shotgun at Las Palmas Shooting Range in Lima, Peru.
Still the best
Floyd Mayweather Jr. (blue gloves) keeps his guard up against Canelo Alvarez in their much-hyped match on Saturday. Mayweather won by a majority decision.
Tough guy, eh?
Sam Cane of the All Blacks looks on after The Rugby Championship match between New Zealand and the South African Springboks at Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand.
Rearrange his face
That's what Pablo Cesar Cano seems to be doing to Ashley Theophane in the eighth round of their welterweight bout on Saturday. Get more boxing coverage here.
Something's wrong here
A cadet dressed in an alligator mascot outfit joins fellow cadets in a salute during the national anthem before a college football game between Army and Stanford on Saturday. Stanford won, but Army held its own.
Nice job, Chief
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe celebrates with fans after a 17-16 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
Makeup's just right
Veronika Smetazek checks her face, painted by Susan LeMaster, before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday, the first race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Follow the Chase here.
Ready to roll
Harley Davidson riders prepare to join the bike parade in the heart of the city in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as part of Asia Harley Days.
The All Blacks perform the haka before the Rugby Championship match against the South African Springboks in Auckland, New Zealand.
Ready to go
Olinda Ferny Creek players stand for the Australian national anthem before the start of the Yarra Valley Mountain District Football League Under 18 Grand Final against Warburton Millgrove in Melbourne, Australia.
Above and beyond
Toro, the Houston Texans mascot, lowers himself into Reliant Stadium to help introduce the team's AFC South division banner before a game against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. The Texans won 30-24.
It's going swimmingly
Elite women compete in the swimming portion of the World Triathlon Grand Final in Hyde Park, London on Saturday.
Next X-Games star?
A model skateboards down the runway at the Sara Coleman show during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Madrid, Spain.
Horsemen guide bulls to the Village of Tordesillas hours before the 'Toro de la Vega' bull of the plain tournament takes place during the Virgin of the Rock festivities in Tordesillas, Spain.
Agony of defeat
Jonathan Brownlee of Great Britain lies on the ground after finishing second in the Elite Men's PruHealth World Triathlon Grand Final at Hyde Park in London, England.