ARLINGTON, Texas -- A fan who died Thursday after falling from the outfield stands while reaching for a ball thrown by Texas Rangers All-Star outfielder Josh Hamilton has been identified.
The victim was Shannon Stone, a 39-year-old firefighter from Brownwood, Texas. Stone was a lieutenant and had been with the Brownwood Fire
Department for nearly 18 years, city manager Bobby Rountree said. Brownwood is about 150 miles southwest of Arlington.