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Video: Elderly Cubs fan makes slick catch, pulls switcheroo, throws ball back

Your browser does not support iframes.Get out your pencil and notepad, folks. This elderly Cubs fan just showed us how it's done.On Monday, Brewers slugger Mark Reynolds belted a ball that appeared to be heading out of the confines of Wrigley Field. Well, that was until this gentleman made a slick grab to pull the ball back into the stadium.He then proceeded to quickly switch...
Via Bush League Chronicle
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Fan makes great catch of HR ball, tosses back other ball

65-year-old Cubs fan Mike Pullin caught Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Mark Reynolds' home run ball at the wall, escaped certain death...and then pulled the old switcharoo -- tossing back a 2nd ball. Keeping the game used one. [FOX]Your browser does not support iframes.Bam.ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh— Amanda Kaschube (@amandakaschube) August 12, 2014Follow...
Via Bob's Blitz
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Elderly Wrigley Field fan makes great catch, throws back decoy ball (VIDEO)

This old guy made a great play in the Wrigley Field bleachers by grabbing Mark Reynolds's second-inning home run — and it might have been the best catch in any MLB stadium Monday night.Study this photo by @NuccioDiNuzzo /Chicago Tribune .. EVERY part of it is awesome.— Chi Trib Photo (@ChiTribPhoto) August 12, 2014The gray-haired senior in a Cubs...
Via The Other Paper
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Old Cubs fan catches home run ball, throws ball back (Video)

Mark Reynolds hit a home run in Monday’s game. While there were no Chicago Cub outfielders in the bleachers there was a 65-year-old man named Mike Pullin. Pullin reached up and catch the home run off the bat of the Brewers slugger and pulled the old switch the ball trick throwing a different ball back. Your browser does not support iframes. Hey I am not about to criticize. This...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs Fan Makes Phenomenal Catch At Wrigley

Mark Reynolds, of the Milwaukee Brewers,  smacked a homer into the left field bleachers during the second inning of their game against the Cubs. The ball nearly flew out of the ballpark until a Cubs fan made an athletic and impressive play on the ball, catching the ball as he  nearly fell over the railing in left field. Your browser does not support iframes. Truly impressive stuff...
Via Sports Mockery
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs fan Mike Pullin makes awesome catch, fakes everyone out (Video)

Sixty-five-year-old Chicago Cubs fan Mike Pullin of Rochelle, Ill., made an incredible catch at Wrigley Field Monday night — and then he pulled the old switcheroo. Pullin sat in the last row of the left field bleachers armed with a baseball glove. The Milwaukee Brewers’ Mark Reynolds hit his 20th homer of the season off a pitch from the Cubs’ Jake Arrieta in the second inning.  
Via Intrigue Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs Fan Makes Unbelievable Catch In Bleachers At Wrigley Field (VIDEO)

The Chicago Cubs are one of the worst teams in baseball, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun at Wrigley Field. Monday’s game against the Milwaukee Brewers will be an experience that one elderly man sitting in the bleachers won’t soon forget. In the second inning, Brewers infielder Mark Reynolds crushed a pitch over the left field wall for a home run. The ball appeared...
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Fan prevents Mark Reynolds homer from leaving Wrigley

This fan at Wrigley Field saved a homer! Well…kind of. He made a spectacular catch, but didn’t prevent the run from going on the board. Yeah, the fan caught the home run ball…but it was already gone. He just prevented the ball from leaving Wrigley Field and heading onto Waveland Avenue. Of course, he also swapped out the home run ball with a different ball before throwing...
Via The Outside Corner
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Reynolds (1B / 3B, MIL) – Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add In Very Deep Leagues For Power Boost ANALYSIS: This isn’t the same Mark Reynolds who hit 44 bombs back in 2009, but he can still drive the ball out of the park. However, that’s about where his fantasy appeal ends. He hasn’t posted a batting average over .240 since his breakout 2009 […]
Via RotoBaller
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Reynolds' big blasts key Brewers win over Reds

MILWAUKEE -- As the media began to surround Mark Reynolds at his locker, Carlos Gomez yelled from just a couple of lockers over. "Hey, Grrrrumpy is back!" Reynolds, known to his teammates as Grumpy, broke out of his prolonged slump in a big way Wednesday afternoon, connecting for a pair of home runs to help the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 victory and a three-game sweep of...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
29 days ago  |  Discuss
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