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  • Adult swipes souvenir ball from young kid during Red Sox-Yankees game (Video)

    Mike Oz at Big League Stew13 hrs ago

    Dude, no. No, no, no, no.

    We can debate very many things in baseball — whether Pete Rose belongs in the Hall of Fame, if WAR is a worthwhile stat, whether pine tar should be against the rules for pitchers — but here is one thing that we all should agree on: If a player at a baseball game tosses a ball to a kid, no adult should take it.

    Never. Ever. Ever, ever, ever, ever.

    Obviously the adult fan above at Thursday's Boston Red Sox-New York Yankees game at Fenway Park didn't get that memo. Because when Xander Bogaerts of the Red Sox tossed a ball to a young kid in the third inning, the "grown up" swooped in and snatched it. Booooooo!

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