PHOENIX, AZ (3TV/CBS5) -- A young woman hoping for a hug from a baseball player has been arrested at Chase Field, after police say she ran onto the field in the middle of a Diamondbacks-Dodgers game.

Madison Aranda, 18, is the Dodger fan police say darted onto the field Monday night to try to hug Dodgers outfielder, 23-year-old Cody Bellinger.

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"I love baseball, especially Dodger baseball. And I love Cody Bellinger," said Aranda. "He's just one of my favorites and he's like a rookie and he's been doing so great and he's just super handsome." 

It happened during the eighth inning of the Dodgers 8-5 road loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Police say Aranda "unlawfully entered the field of play" at Chase Field during the game.

"At the time, I wasn't really thinking a lot. It was kind of just like, like all kind of scary and like what's going to happen?" Aranda explained. 

Instagram video shows her running onto the field, dashing up to Bellinger and demanding "Can I get a hug? Can I get a hug?"

She was detained and escorted off the field by security, another moment caught on Instagram

"At some point I didn't believe to get like arrested as in like thrown in jail, but I did know that I figured I was just going to get like charged to pay money," Aranda said. 

"This caused a disruption to the major league baseball game which was in progress and resulted in a game delay and interruption to the television broadcast," stated the police report.

Aranda was booked into the Fourth Avenue Jail. She faces one charge of disorderly conduct and one count of trespassing, both misdemeanors.

"I was there for over 12 hours, I probably only got like a good 20 minutes of sleep and you know, I just feel like I wasn't the type of person that belonged in jail," Aranda said. "I definitely won't do that again and I feel like I've served my time in a way because it's super hard and I know for a fact I don't want to go back to jail, that's for sure."

When police asked Aranda why she went on the field, she simply stated that "she wanted to give Cody Bellinger a hug."

“I had a feeling she was harmless… but it could potentially get dangerous, especially if it keeps getting blown up like it is,” said Bellinger, who is a former National League Rookie of the Year.

According to CBS Sports, this was the second time in two days that a fan rushed Bellinger on the field, hoping for a hug.

During the ninth inning of Sunday’s game against the Colorado Rockies at Dodger Stadium, a 14-year-old girl attempted to get a hug from Bellinger as he stood in the outfield.

Bellinger has expressed his desire for the incidents to stop, saying he doesn't think he should have to worry about who's going to come out onto the field.

"I'm sorry if he did feel, like, personally that he was going to get harmed or something," Aranda said.  

 


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