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Fans play tug of war over Cody Ross' bat

When a long wooden projectile goes hurtling into the stands, most scatter or duck for cover.

But when the souvenir is as valuable as .261 lifetime hitter Cody Ross' bat, five fans at Tuesday night's Red Sox-Royals game in Kansas City were forced to wrestle for possession.

We'd hate to see what would happen if Big Papi's lumber went flying.