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The Ballhawking Hobby: Is It Fair to Sell Back a Milestone Ball?

Published by on May 15, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - MLB

I will start with the recent news that Chris Coghlan of the Florida Marlins might not be so happy he hit his first home run.

He has had a run in with a self-proclaimed ball hawker Nick Yohanek.

According to a story on ESPN.com, Yohanek caught the rookies first homer at a Marlins-Brewers game in Milwaukee and held the ball for "ransom."

I'm not going to really dwell on this story in particular, since I found it to be only slightly interesting, and I'm more interested in seeing how others felt about the act of catching a milestone ball.

So I pose the following question: What do you do after you catch that ball?

Barry Bonds slammed home run number 756 and it ended up in the hands of a...

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