Two Young Fans Caught Homers from the Wrong Team … So They Traded at the Game!

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Two Young Fans Caught Homers from the Wrong Team … So They Traded at the Game!

Baseball Is Fun

During yesterday’s Rockies/Nationals contest, a young Rockies fan caught Matt Wieters’ homer and a young Nationals fan that caught DJ LeMahieu’s homer … so they traded baseballs in the outfield:

And sealed with some knuckles, too. That’s a fair swap and good sports on all sides. I love it.

I don’t know what it is about this story that makes it so excellent – the kids? the trade? the tradition of it all? – but it’s one of my favorite stories of the year.



Author: Michael Cerami

Michael Cerami is the butler to a wealthy werewolf off the coast of Wales and a writer at Bleacher Nation. You can find him on Twitter at @Michael_Cerami