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by: JamieD On  Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Dad Leaves Kid in Wagon at Baseball Game

I don’t know why, but there’s something about the thrill of getting your hands on a souvenir baseball that has helped make the sport one of the most frequent settings for parenting fails.

We’ve seen dads do anything for a baseball in the past, from dropping their daughter while catching a ball, to steamrolling their own son while chasing down a homer.  And for our latest edition of “parenting fails at baseball games,” we take you to Monday afternoon’s spring training tilt between the Marlins and the Mets, where this happened following a ground rule double off the bat of the Mets’ Chris Young:

You can blast the man all you want for putting his son in such a predicament, but you’ve got to admit, that was quite the recovery.

Hat Tip – [NextImpulseSports]