A young Chicago Cubs fan will have a nice story to tell from Sunday’s game, a satisfying resolution to what was an unfortunate situation.
There are no written rules for fans that cover such a thing, but the general rule on foul balls in the stands is to defer to the younger fan. It’s hard to go wrong with this strategy, which was not employed in the fourth inning on Sunday at Wrigley Field.
Ballboy - Ball - Fan - Kid - Ball
A ballboy flipped a foul ball to a young fan, but the kid did not catch it, allowing the ball to roll under his seat to the row...