A California Little League Baseball coach who suffered a torn Achilles tendon is suing one of his former players for throwing his helmet during a game-ending celebration, according to Yahoo Sports.
The kid is 14 years old. But that isn't stopping Alan Beck from suing the child and Little League Baseball for $500,000 in pain and suffering in addition to another $100,000 in lost wages and medical bills, per the Placer County (Calif.) Superior Court summons obtained by KCRA-TV.
"At first I thought it was joke," the boy's father, Joe Paris, told his local television news station. "Now, I think it's absurd."
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