For Pete's Sake

88-year-old man threatens to charge the mound at fantasy camp

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Spring training begins in mere days, and many teams hold fantasy camps prior to the arrival of big-league players.

It’s the chance for the average fan to act like big leaguers. However, there is nothing average about 88-year-old Lew Dunlap, who was at the Rockies’ fantasy camp.

After a pitch was a little too high and tight, Lew decided to take his bat and visit the mound.

Fortunately for all involved, the umpire got involved.

Here are some other photos of Mr. Dunlap:

Yes, this reminded me of this Seinfeld episode:

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