VIDEO: Marlins' ball boy dives into stands for near-catch

More MLB: Power Rankings | Expert Picks | Latest news & notes | Fantasy news

As many a hellbent grinder has taught us, when the ball comes your way, you, if necessary, ford rivers and scale mountains in order to ensnare it. Know that this lesson was not lost on the Marlins' ball boy on Wednesday against the Mets. Please regard his championship efforts ... 

OK, so he fumbled it, but we'll say it counts under the revised transfer rules. Or something like that.

As always, though, there is a kind of glory in the trying. 

CBS Sports Writer

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. A member of the BBWAA, He's the author of three books, the most recent being... Full Bio

Show Comments Hide Comments
CBS Sports Shop
MLB All-Star Gear
Our Latest Stories