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Web Extra: Rochelle Man Talks About His Famous Wrigley Catch

Rochelle resident Mike Pullin was the man who made that remarkable catch in the Wrigley Field bleachers Monday.
ROCHELLE-Who knew that a baseball star was living in Rochelle? Especially since his specialty is a different sport. 65 year old professional bowler Mike Pullin was the fan in the top row of the bleachers who made that now world-famous home run catch Monday night. Pullin stretched out as high as he could to snag Mark Reynold's blast.

Pullin slyly kept the ball while reaching down for a decoy ball and throwing that back onto the field in keeping with the Wrigley tradition of throwing an opponent's home run ball back.

Eyewitness News Sports Director Scott Leber interviewed Pullin over the phone to get Pullin's thoughts on the catch, and the story behind the decoy ball, and all the attention he's been receiving. To hear the complete interview click on the media player.
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