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06/24/2014 11:47 pm ET | Updated Jun 25, 2014

First-Pitch Reunion As U.S. Air Force Maj. Robert Sides Surprises Son At Royals Game

As far as Austin Sides knew, he was throwing out the first pitch at Tuesday night's Royals-Dodgers game in Kansas City because it was his 11th birthday.

But when the catcher took off his gear, Sides got his real birthday present: It was his father, Air Force Maj. Robert Sides, who had just returned home from a yearlong deployment in the Middle East.

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