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Video footage of a recovering Bryan Stow

Posted on: December 19, 2011 1:37 pm
 
By Matt Snyder

We unfortunately know the story all too well by now. Giants fan Bryan Stow was beaten within an inch of his life on opening day 2011 by a pair of cowardly Dodgers fans -- who jumped him from behind.

Stow is still alive and is making progress, which is wonderful news. But in watching the video below, it's very evident that his entire life was changed by the vicious attack. I just can't help but wonder why any human being would want to do this to another human being -- especially over something as trivial as cheering for a different baseball team. Pathetic.

Anyway, the seven-minute video below is well worth the watch -- serving both as some hope for Stow's continued recovery and as a reminder that we should never be taking sports seriously enough to get into a physical confrontation. So before you feel like proving your "manhood" by slugging someone from behind, please think it through. It's just not worth it.



Hat-tip: The Splash

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Comments

Since: Jul 21, 2010
Posted on: December 19, 2011 11:00 pm
 

Video footage of a recovering Bryan Stow

Those punks need a beatdown like they gave! Jail time is too good for them.




Since: Oct 15, 2006
Posted on: December 19, 2011 9:48 pm
 

Video footage of a recovering Bryan Stow

this is really sad this man has to go through this. these guys should b sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole



Since: May 12, 2007
Posted on: December 19, 2011 9:05 pm
 

Video footage of a recovering Bryan Stow

I feel so bad for this guy and his family. All this guy wanted to do was watch a Baseball Game, and dirtbags almost kill him. I never liked people who jump people or sucker punch someone from behind. Sucker punching and jumping someone means your weak and can't fight that person face to face or one on one.. The two guys that did this need to get the death penatly.



Since: Nov 16, 2011
Posted on: December 19, 2011 8:25 pm
 

Video footage of a recovering Bryan Stow

THIS FROM A TRUE BASEBALL FAN, BE IT A YANKEE FAN A HUMAN BEING, THAT SAID MAY GOD BLESS U AND UR FAMILY MR. STOW AND MAY THE JUSTICE SYSTEM HAVE NO MERCY ON YOUR ATTACKERS AND FROM A YANKEES FAN LETS GO SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS !!!



Since: Apr 21, 2009
Posted on: December 19, 2011 8:00 pm
 

Video footage of a recovering Bryan Stow

It saddens me to watch this video and think it happend all over a lousy baseball game. We as fans need to take a step back realize its just a game and at the end of the day we deal with the same crap in real life



Since: Mar 6, 2009
Posted on: December 19, 2011 7:52 pm
 

Video footage of a recovering Bryan Stow

Amen to that.



Since: Dec 18, 2009
Posted on: December 19, 2011 4:30 pm
 

Video footage of a recovering Bryan Stow

An eye for an eye and tooth for a tooth come to mind. The scumbags who perpertated this horendous act should undergo the same.!!


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