Cubs

WATCH: Cubs fan catches foul ball in her cup, chugs rest of beer

girl-beer-cubs-watch-0418.png

WATCH: Cubs fan catches foul ball in her cup, chugs rest of beer

It's become a new American tradition at baseball games. 

Fans who are either glove-less or holding a beer have now decided to use their cup as a catching device for foul balls. Sometimes the fan's efforts turn out well; other times, not so much.

[SHOP: Buy a Kris Bryant jersey]

Luckily for baseball fans on Saturday, we saw a successful case of catching a foul ball in your beer cup at the Cubs-Padres game at Wrigley Field (and an extra-inning win for the North Siders). 

Check out this fan's excitement over her catch and her dedication to finish the beer afterwards in the video above. 

Reds pitcher Amir Garrett apparently held a grudge against Javy Baez for a year

Reds pitcher Amir Garrett apparently held a grudge against Javy Baez for a year

Baseball players don't forget grudges. Javy Baez and Reds pitcher Amir Garrett gave an example of that on Saturday.

Garrett struck out Baez in the seventh inning of the first game of the Cubs-Reds doubleheader. Garrett showed some excitement with the strikeout and then said something to Baez. They both started jawing at each other and suddenly the benches cleared.

At first glance, it looked like Garrett was a bit too excited to get a strikeout with no one on base. Turns out Baez had his own bit of swag for Garrett last year (Friday was the one-year anniversary) in the form of a grand slam at Wrigley Field.

This time Garrett got Baez and wanted to even things up a bit.

Things didn't get too feisty despite the benches clearing, but Anthony Rizzo did rush to Baez's side at some speed. This could be a matchup to keep an eye out for in the future.

Cubs Talk Podcast: The greatest Cubs moments at Great American Ballpark

5-18_arrieta_reds_usat.jpg
USA TODAY

Cubs Talk Podcast: The greatest Cubs moments at Great American Ballpark

Siera Santos, Kelly Crull, and David DeJesus go into the audio archives to break down the biggest games for the Cubs in Cincinnati.

David DeJesus gives us his top 3 ballgames with such gems as The Schwarber Game, The Kris Bryant Game, Starlin Castro’s debut, and Jake Arrieta’s second no hitter.

Listen to the full Cubs Talk Podcast right here: