WATCH: Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo Hops Ledge, Catches Foul Ball

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Anthony Rizzo making the grab Tuesday against Milwaukee. (YouTube)

Chicago Cubs‘ first baseman Anthony Rizzo ran behind the tarp at Wrigley Field, hopped up on the ledge and caught a foul ball Tuesday night in a game the Cubs would win 4-1 over the Milwaukee Brewers.

The foul ball came off the bat of Keon Broxton in the 5th inning. Fans chanted “MVP, MVP,” after the snag, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Watch Rizzo’s incredible catch here:

Twitter exploded with cheers, too, along with Gold Glove talk:

As the Tribune pointed out, Rizzo made a similar catch this time last year — with the same pitcher on the bump and facing the same team. The difference, however, was Rizzo fell into the crowd in 2015.

Here’s the video from last year:


Rizzo makes incredible grab, falls in crowd8/12/15: Anthony Rizzo jumps on top of the tarp in right while chasing a foul, leans and falls into the crowd to make a spectacular catch Check out m.mlb.com/video for our full archive of videos, and subscribe on YouTube for the best, exclusive MLB content: youtube.com/MLB About MLB.com: Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on…2015-08-13T06:55:24.000Z

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