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An A's fan caught two Chad Pinder foul balls on consecutive pitches

Everyone needs to ask Bill for the next lottery numbers -- the guy is full of luck. Or perhaps it's skill -- either way, he put on an impressive show from the stands.
In the bottom of the sixth inning during the A's 3-2 victory over the Royals on Sunday, Chad Pinder fouled off a pitch into the stands. Bill was there to catch it:

That's cool. But he did it again on the next pitch (!):

That's right, Pinder once again hit a foul into the A's fans' section and he made the grab. Bill barely had a moment to react to the second ball, he was still putting the first one in his pocket when the second one came just 22 seconds later.
Bill, of Pittsburg, Calif., has been coming to A's games for a very long time and Sunday was the first time he has ever caught a foul ball -- or ball(s) we should say. Here he is talking about the moment(s):

Teach us your ways, man.

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