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Anthony Rizzo teaching 'life lessons early' by trading baseball for nachos with young fan

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Anthony Rizzo is out here teaching life lessons in between at-bats. 

The Chicago Cubs first baseman was mic'd up for Saturday's contest against the St. Louis Cardinals. He was caught in the dugout working out a trade with a young baseball fan: nachos for Rizzo, a ball for the youngster. 

"Nachos first, then you get the ball," Rizzo, all smiles, yells above the dugout with teammates milling about. "It's a business. This is a business. I'll teach you life lessons early."

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Rizzo explained the moment after the 2-1 loss. Via NBC Sports Chicago (h/t CBS Sports):

Rizzo said postgame the fan wanted the ball first, to which he told him "that's not how business goes."

"I was negotiating with him and tried teaching him a lesson but caved and gave him the ball first," he added.

Rizzo did eventually get nachos, but couldn't accept them due to COVID-19 health and safety protocols. A fan in that section said on Twitter the interaction between the young fan and Rizzo continued throughout the game. 

Rizzo has been a part of a few unique and memorable moments this season. While mic'd up weeks into the season he was heard yelling "FREDERICK" at Freddie Freeman caught in a rundown. 

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Later that month, he struck out Freeman to plenty of laughs from everyone. 

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Freeman was 4-for-4 against the Cubs actually pitchers before Rizzo had to take the mount in the bottom of the seventh. 

Keep on keeping on, Anthony.

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