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Vet relishes moment after nice catch

Updated: June 26, 2011, 3:01 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Michael Kacer had been trying to put together a trip with his nephew, Isaiah, for a while, and something always came up.

It turned out to be worth the wait.

Kacer, a veteran who lost his left arm in a 2008 rocket attack in Afghanistan, is enjoying the spotlight after his terrific catch of a foul ball at Yankee Stadium on Friday night attracted national attention.

"Just like a wild roller-coaster ride," he told The Associated Press in a telephone interview on Saturday. ...

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