Bust so far, Beckham busts wild move

Not all that long ago, the Tampa Bay Rays made Tim Beckham the No. 1 pick of the MLB Draft.

And even more not all that long ago, the now-23-year-old’s off-the-field actions made him seem almost destined to join the growing list of Rays prospects to flame out — gloriously.

But if the No. 1 pick of the 2008 draft keeps showing the moves he showed on Friday night, perhaps the majors still are just a hop, skip, and a jump (and slide, and dive, and juke) away.

Check out this crazy slide that worked.



And that wasn’t the only cool thing happening in Durham over the weekend.