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Red Sox fan drops 'hahht linah,' receives souvenir ball anyway

We've all dreamed of catching a foul ball. Of standing tall and proud, reaching up for the hurtling orb and easily snagging it, looking valiant in front of our significant other.

Our everyman hero in the blue plaid shirt, had his opportunity on Patriots Day in Boston. The foul ball was high, arcing towards him. His arms were outstretched, ready to make the grab. And ...

Red Sox foul ball

Red Sox reaction

Oof, maybe next time.

The Red Sox later hand-delivered a ball to the fan, who, fortunately, didn't drop it on the exchange.