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PHOTO: Kid skips school for Blue Jays game

TORONTO, ON - OCTOBER 21: Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marco Estrada (25) (left) gets a fist bump from catcher Dioner Navarro just before he's pulled from the game in the 7th inning. Toronto Blue Jays V Kansas City Royals in Game 5 of the American League Championship Series in MLB action at Rogers Centre. Jays win 7-1 and head back to KC for Game 6 trailing in the series 3-2. Toronto Star/Rick Madonik (Rick Madonik/Toronto Star via Getty Images)

TORONTO, ON - OCTOBER 21: Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marco Estrada (25) (left) gets a fist bump from catcher Dioner Navarro just before he's pulled from the game in the 7th inning. Toronto Blue Jays V Kansas City Royals in Game 5 of the American League Championship Series in MLB action at Rogers Centre. Jays win 7-1 and head back to KC for Game 6 trailing in the series 3-2. Toronto Star/Rick Madonik (Rick Madonik/Toronto Star via Getty Images)

Some things are worth skipping school. Rick Madonik Toronto Star via Getty Images

Unless the Toronto Blue Jays go on to win the next two games, Game 5 of the ALCS will mark the final home game in Toronto.

When you haven't been to the playoffs since 1983, playoff games become a valued commodity. Apparently, more valuable than school.

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A kid attending Game 5 at the Rogers Centre sporting a sign saying, "I skipped school so I could watch Bautista hit a home run."

While his wish didn't come true, the Blue Jays went on to win the game -- and stay alive in the playoffs.

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Here's to hoping there's another opportunity for this kid to skip class for a Jays game in 2015.