#1 Play of the day! Selfless young fan returns ball to upset boy07-21-2011, 09:08 PMPlay of the day! Selfless young fan returns ball to upset boy
There's hope for America's future yet!
In one of the most heartwarming scenes you'll ever see, a young Arizona Diamondbacks fan named Ian made Wednesday's play of the day at Chase Field after an even younger fan named Nicholas missed a ball thrown his way by Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Rickie Weeks(notes).
Though the dropped ball was instead handed to Ian by another person, he immediately recognized what he had to do after seeing Nicholas in a distraught state after botching an attempt at a souvenir. With an amazed audience looking on, Ian marched back down the stairs and graciously handed the baseball over to Nicholas, a Brewers fan, without any prodding from anyone else.
As Deadspin notes, "if this doesn't warm your heart, you're awful."
http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/blog/big...rn=mlb-wp13421Solve a man's problem with violence and help him for a day. Teach a man how to solve his problems with violence, help him for a lifetime - Belkar Bitterleaf
07-21-2011, 09:45 PM
I saw that today too. Good on ye, kid.
Not to jump your thread but I saw this today too. Think it happened about a month ago.
Are you kidding me? Right out of the kids arms. Enjoy hell lady.
07-22-2011, 01:43 AMOriginally Posted by JB
Mark Grace arranged to get that little girl a ball and a bunch of other fun stuff so she made out alright in the end. :)
What makes that video so awful is her giving everyone high-fives afterward. What a beeyotch.
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