‘Highlight of the season’: Fan catches foul ball in beer cup, chugs it to keep up baseball tradition
Catching a foul ball in the stands is a dream come true for many baseball fans. A Cincinnati Reds fan attempted to catch a foul ball during the team’s match against the Chicago Cubs. The moment, caught on camera, shows the man standing up from his seat in excitement having scored the foul ball.
According to MLB’s official website, “When you buy a beer at a baseball game, there is one unwritten rule that must always be followed: If a ball lands in your cup, you must chug whatever is left before removing it. “Oh, the deliciousness, that is game-used beer,” a commentator was heard saying, reacting to the moment. The Reds also tweeted the video joking about the unwritten rule.
The beer-cup moment comes less than a month after another Reds fan caught a foul ball in the stands while he was seen feeding a baby with a bottle in his other hand.
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