Adam Eaton Got to Pet a Penguin Before Crashing Hard into the Outfield Wall (GIF + Video)
Little Girls Manages to Steal Foul Ball from Throng of Grabby Fans (GIF + Video)
This GIF and video reminds me of the fable of the tortoise and the hare, as the little girl calmly (ok, not-so-calmly) enters late into the mass of humanity reaching for a foul ball at Thursday’s Brewers-Giants game, and emerges victorious.
She might not have much weight to throw around, but never underestimate the utility of small hands in a situation like this. I don’t know why this video also reminds me of the film Gladiator, but it does. What does it remind you of?:
There are many, many great aspects to this story/video, but I think the photo at the top summarizes things nicely—a girl, very proud (okay, showboating) with the spoils of her efforts, while a giant dude who probably owns a Harley has a comically baffled look on his face, as if he just saw a Sasquatch.
Here’s the GIF of the action, if videos aren’t really your thing, man:
Hat Tip – [Cut4]