A Giants fan dove over a row of seats at Petco Park to catch a foul ball
When a fan brings a glove to a baseball game, the goal is to make it easier to catch a ball that comes his or her way. However, an underappreciated benefit of the glove is that it can transform an uncatchable ball into a catchable one.
During the sixth inning of Sunday's 7-1 loss to the Padres, this Giants fan showed off his extended range by leaping over a row of seats on a foul ball from Erick Aybar.
This fan can thank his glove for the catch, but, more importantly, he can thank his hops and willingness to sacrifice his body to the back of a plastic seat.