The Chicago Cubs bullpen has an interesting way of staying involved in the games these days. They play a strange, and seemingly risky, game called foul-ball chicken. According to the Chicago Tribune, the mastermind behind this brilliance is bullpen catcher Chad Noble. Here's how the Tribune's Mark Gonzalez explains how the game is played: During the game, as the pitchers are sitting...
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Chicago Cubs bullpen catcher Chad Noble snagged a foul ball with his bare hand while sitting down and holding a cup of coffee in the other during Monday night's game against St. Louis.Cardinals batter Jhonny Peralta hit the sharp foul ball towards the Cubs bullpen in the top of the fourth. Noble didn't have to get up from his seat to make the nice grab, and he only spilled a tiny...
It’s not often you get the chance to notice the bullpen catcher but when Chad Noble makes a catch like this, it is our duty to tip the Sports Mockery cap. We have all been in the stands when you have to decide whether to sacrifice your $10 beverage for a chance at souvenir glory. Perhaps not the highlight Chad dreamed of making as an Evanston native and Northwestern grad, but...
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