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Watch: Squirrel pulls off great escape during Twins-Indians game

A squirrel was the cause of a five-minute delay during Saturday's Twins-Indians game in Cleveland.

Every so often, critters find their way onto playing fields during sporting events. But not every critter has the escapability of the clever squirrel that wandered onto the infield during Saturday's Twins-Indians game in Cleveland.

The game was actually delayed for about five minutes as the Cleveland grounds crew tried to safely apprehend the slippery squirrel.

One writer took to social media claiming the squirrel's daring escape had shades Jason Bourne.

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