VIDEO: Little girl throws back a Derek Jeter foul ball and horrifies parents


Everything about this is amazing.

It started out pretty innocently, as Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter tapped a ground ball into foul territory along the third base line. Blue Jays third baseman Danny Valencia threw the ball into the stands to a lucky fan. What a neat keepsake for Jeter’s final homestand, right? The fan then posed for a couple of pictures before giving the ball to his daughter. Then everything went into chaos. Check it out below:

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I’m going to guess that the little girl is suffering from Jeter fatigue. In all seriousness, there is a happy ending to the story, as the fan was eventually reunited with the ball.

Joe Kelly’s suspension reduced to 5 games on appeal

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LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Joe Kelly had his suspension for throwing pitches near the heads of Houston hitters reduced to five games on appeal.

Kelly was originally penalized eight games by Major League Baseball on July 29, a day after throwing a 96 mph fastball near the head of Houston’s Alex Bregman and two curveballs that brushed back Carlos Correa.

The Dodgers on Wednesday confirmed the reduced penalty.

Kelly went on the 10-day injured list retroactive to last Sunday with right shoulder inflammation. He will serve his suspension when he returns.

After striking out Corea, Kelly curled his lip into a pouting expression and exchanged words with the shortstop.

Benches cleared after Kelly’s actions during the sixth inning of Los Angeles’ 5-2 win at Houston in the teams’ first meeting since it was revealed the Astros stole signs en route to a 2017 World Series title over the Dodgers.

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts served his one-game suspension the same day the penalty was handed down. Astros manager Dusty Baker was fined an undisclosed amount.

Kelly denied that he purposely threw at the Astros. He has previously been suspended in his career for throwing at a batter.

The penalties were imposed by former pitcher Chris Young, MLB’s senior vice president of baseball operations, who issued his first ruling since taking over the job from Joe Torre.