Today’s Macho Hero

One of last week’s internet sensations was a video of a guy and his girlfriend at a baseball game. A foul ball was hit toward them; he stood up and made as if to catch it, but then bailed at the last second. The ball hit his now-former girlfriend. A sad story. Today, we saw the opposite: a red-blooded young American who caught a foul ball while returning from a concession stand, in one bare hand, without spilling his Coke:

Somebody get him that girl’s phone number!
PAUL adds: Tonight in Philadelphia, during the Phillies-Nats game, a grandfather made a nice catch on a foul ball and gave the ball to his young grandson with the boy’s father looking on (from a safe distance).

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