John McCain Botches Foul Ball at Diamondbacks Game

Chalk an error up to the "best fielding senator in Washington."

Screen Shot 2015-07-01 at 10.59.58 AMA bold, but ultimately futile effort by Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) at the ballpark Tuesday night.

With Jimmy Rollins at bat, the 78-year-old found himself under a routine foul ball behind home plate. Despite his best efforts, the potential web gem got away from him.

Dodgers photographer Jon SooHoo was able to capture the priceless moment in baseball history with a fantastic still shot:

Chalk an error up to the “best fielding senator in Washington, DC” — according to the Fox Sports’ scouting report.

To his credit, McCain was a good sport about the incident, tweeting:

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[h/t Bleacher Report]