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Loading the bases on purpose is a particularly dangerous form of the intentional walk gamble because it permits the pitcher no margin of error.
The rally began with Rivera's one-out walk, when Kennedy and Figgins followed with back-to-back bloopers to left, loading the bases.
Trailing 4-0, they failed to score after loading the bases with no outs.