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Mets GIF Of The Game: Dad chases ball while kid rolls down hill

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Father of the year nominee.

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In the bottom of the first inning of yesterday's Mets-Marlins spring training game, Chris Young drove a ball to right-center that bounced over the wall and onto the berm for a ground-rule double. Replays showed an otherwise well-intentioned father, without even the slightest hint of hesitation, chase the $18 batted baseball while his son rolled perilously down the hill.