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Fan Runs Onto Field At MLB All-Star Game After Getting 1,000 Retweets, Gets Tackled (VIDEO)

07/16/2013 11:38 pm ET | Updated Jul 17, 2013

A man wearing a Robinson Cano shirt decided that it would be a great idea to run onto the field in the middle of the MLB All-Star Game Tuesday night -- but only if he got enough encouragement from Twitter.

The Yankees fan, who goes by the Twitter handle @MasoneDylan, offered to attempt the stunt earlier in the evening if he got 1,000 retweets.

His mother also apparently got wind of his intentions, and she wasn't too thrilled:

Despite her warnings, the man ran onto the field and made it past second base before security slammed him into the ground and escorted him from the premises, according to NJ.com.

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(h/t Deadspin)

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