Originally written on Larry Brown Sports  |  Last updated 11/20/14

Now that’s how you snag a foul ball. During the sixth inning of the Marlins game against the Pirates Tuesday night, the fan you see above made a terrific play on a foul ball. Anytime you snag a ball using your hat, it’s worthy of Sportscenter’s top plays. When you step in front of an infant and make a terrific play on the ball, it qualifies as a top play of the month.

We’ve seen people like this guy snag a ball while holding his baby, but this dude laid it on the line and boxed the baby out to make sure she was out of harm’s way. It’s a dangerous job, but somebody’s gotta do it.

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2 Comments:
  • Good catch by the guy, but I have to question the parenting skills of the woman sitting next to him (if that's not his wife)..for the fact that she brought that baby, who looks to be about 5 or 6 months old to a baseball game. I mean really...there's no way in the world I would take a baby that young to a baseball game..as dangerous as they can be.
  • NICE SAVE PAL.
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