Watch: Cubs Fan Robs Homer From Reaching Waveland
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(CBS) For all you young Cubs fans out there, you can only hope to be this nimble and clever when you’re 65 years old.
In the second inning of the Brewers’ 3-1 win against the Cubs at Wrigley Field on Monday night, Milwaukee’s Mark Reynolds hit a deep blast to left-center field that looked like it would make its way onto Waveland. Until an elderly gentleman — whom the Chicago Tribune reported to be 65-year-old Mike Pullin of Rochelle — made a terrific snag, leaning backward on one foot.
Then with the wisdom he’s garnered as a Cubs fan, he kept the home run ball and sneakily threw back a different ball that he’d brought to the park.
Check out the video below.