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The player must have control of the ball in the glove. If the glove comes off before he completes the catch, it is not an out. The glove is considered part of the fielder's hand and he must have his hand in the glove.

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Q: What happens when a baseball player catches a ball and drops the glove with the ball in the glove?
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