As this video shows, robottook that challenge to another level altogether, also fisting an inside changeup to the opposite field, diving back to first base on a pickoff attempt, and stealing second with no throw. Let's watch.
This isn't the first time we've seen a robot with baseball skills, although King Kizer may have the most well-rounded game. This Baseball Batting Robot clip on YouTube showcases a bot apparently built for swinging bunts. It does not run them out, sort of like.
And then, of course, there's this kid, who technically isn't a robot but has robot-like precision with his ridiculous array of unhittable Wiffle Ball pitches.