Braves fan smartphone kid saved from flying baseball bat.

Hero Saves Kid Staring at Phone During Baseball Game From Getting Smashed in Face by Bat

Hero Saves Kid Staring at Phone During Baseball Game From Getting Smashed in Face by Bat

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March 7 2016 11:21 AM

Hero Saves Kid Staring at Phone During Baseball Game From Getting Smashed in Face by Bat

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Above: A fan at a Pittsburgh Pirates–Atlanta Braves spring training game in Florida on Saturday saves a kid from getting hit in the head by a bat that had slipped out of Pirates outfielder Danny Ortiz's hands and flown into seats near the first-base line.

It doesn't appear that any reporters were able to track down the heroic man to determine his relationship to the youngster, who hopefully learned a valuable lesson about not staring at his dang phone all the time.