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    Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game


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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    That is why I don't go to Cubs games. Well that and I am a Cardinals fan! :)



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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    Poor kid. Take about a dream gone to a nightmare fast.



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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    Don't they have those nets like the i-cubs do?



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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    Most nets only run from home-plate-side to home-plate-side of the two dugouts. I don't know if I've ever seen any extend past the start of the dugout.



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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    You have to be paying attention at baseball & hockey games. Especially along the dugouts and going out towards the outfield.


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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    Quote Originally Posted by ketchupnmustard View Post
    You have to be paying attention at baseball & hockey games. Especially along the dugouts and going out towards the outfield.
    Indeed. A seven year old isn't capable of paying that much attention or defending himself or evading if need be. I have 6 and 8 year old girls and I wouldn't take seats that close.



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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    It looks like this kid is going to fully recover.

    WTHI TV 10 - Terre Haute Weather and News |Boy hit by foul ball recovering


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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    I cant imagine the panic if that were one of my sons. Kids seem to be resilient and Im happy to see that he is improving every day.



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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    Was it this kid that was drinking at the game?

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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    The kid that was injured was invited back to throw out the first pitch today. It seems like the kid is going to recover a 100%.

    Injured Cubs fan throws out first pitch | Cubs.com: News


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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    if baseball doesnt kill you, it sure will bore you to death........


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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    I wonder some times if we're all going to have sign a liability waiver to go to a base ball game some day in the future.



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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    I wonder some times if we're all going to have sign a liability waiver to go to a base ball game some day in the future.
    On the back of a ticket there's usually something to that effect, warning about the risks of foul balls and what not.



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    Re: Seven year old injured by foul ball at first Cubs game

    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    On the back of a ticket there's usually something to that effect, warning about the risks of foul balls and what not.
    i think they have the same thing on hockey tickets too


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