Found June 05, 2013 on Sportress of Blogitude:
During the Chicago White Sox-Seattle Mariners tilt at Safeco Field on Tuesday, one lucky fan snagged himself a souvenir — and helped prevent serious injury either to himself or those fans seated around him — by snatching Kelly Shoppach’s bat after the Mariners catcher lost his grip on a heavy swing. Video via MLB.com: The [...]The post Fan in stands shows mad skills by snagging Kelly Shoppach’s flying bat (video) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.
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