To help celebrate this holiday weekend, let's take a look at the men and women who help make this country great.
They're the unsung heroes who do their job day-in and day-out with little or no fanfare.
I'm talking about all those who spend hours, sitting on a small wooden stool, just waiting for their moment to shine.
Here are ten moments for all the ball boys and ball girls out there.
This is better than signing up for Lavalife.
Believe it or not, this is not a scene from Eastbound and Down.
Sure it's fake, but it's still fun.
This Dodger ball boy makes an awesome snag. I'm sure he is already in talks for his own reality series.
Only in L.A.
This is the other reason why they call this position "ball boy."
I'd be more worried about how the ball boy comes out of the mascot.
The joys of being a rookie.
This dude is rockin' the leather.
Not only that, it saved her about five grand in dental work.
Thought we would end on a little history lesson.
As for Marla, she went on pose for Playboy. Who would have ever guessed?