A five-second clip of a person snagging a baseball from over the heads of kids at a Washington Nationals sport is inflicting a heated debate on Twitter.
The clip, originally shared by @GinaHilliard33 on Thursday, reveals a little bit woman elevating her glove to sign for a memento baseball from Nationals’ proper fielder Joey Meneses.
“Grown man steals baseball from little girl,” the person wrote whereas asking for the outfielder to signal a baseball for her daughter, who’s presumably within the video.
A baseball soars over and heads towards the younger fan when a person with a Nationals jersey for Juan Soto, a former participant with the workforce, swoops in for a significant steal.
The clip resurfaced once more on Tuesday following a tweet from baseball media brand JomBoy Media.
“This is it. The worst one of all-time,” the model wrote.
The clip’s reemergence comes every week after a fan, who allegedly has a historical past stealing dwelling runs from youthful followers, infuriated viewers when he swiped a ball out of the glove of a teen at a Kansas Metropolis Royals sport.
Twitter customers swiftly sparked a debate over who deserved to seize the memento ball, with one person saying the woman acquired “beat at her own game” while trying to reach in front of another kid.
Others bashed the grownup and known as the transfer “embarrassing” contemplating the ball’s price.
Twitter customers who claimed to be on the sport got here to the person’s protection and alleged the youngsters within the video got tons of souvenir balls in the course of the sport.
One person additionally stated the man gave the ball to someone who appeared to be his own little girl after the video.
The Nationals determined to skip previous the heated dialogue and replied to the person who posted the clip final week.