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Old 05-01-14, 10:32 AM
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Originally Posted by bb9 View Post
Allsports is correct, this is not detached equipment. It has nothing to do with the definition of what a catch is and just because the ball hit his hat doesn't bring that into play. His hat was where it was supposed to be, it just happened to get hit with the ball while on his head.
Maybe I am not understanding what happened. Did the fielder catch the ball with his hat like in the movie League of Their Own, or did the ball knock off the fielders hat and he caught the ball with his glove?
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