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Brave young Pirates fan catches foul ball, saves his father from bodily harm

Great fan catches aren't all about degree-of-difficulty or personal flair. Sometimes, the most important thing is simply being with the ones you love.

Or, in this young Pirates fan's case, protecting the ones you love:

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We can't be 100 percent sure, but we don't think dad would have caught it. Good thing mini-Cutch was there to make the play.