Tag Archives: ball to the head

  • Fan Takes Anthony Rendon’s Homer Off the Face (Video)

    Fan Takes Anthony Rendon’s Homer Off the Face (Video)

    Every time I attend a Major League Baseball game, I can’t help but wonder how we don’t see more fans suffer injuries, or even die, from balls flying into the stands.  After all, if a professional like Twins left fielder Oswaldo Arcia can be the victim of a ball-to-the-face on a lazy fly ball, you’d […]

  • Fan Takes Ball To The Head During Batting Practice

    Fan Takes Ball To The Head During Batting Practice

    I just don’t get it.  This guy showed up to the ball park early to watch some of his favorite players hit some dingers, but he forgot the number one rule regarding sitting in the outfield during batting practice:  Always keep your eye on the ball! I’m not sure what this guy was looking at, […]

  • Giants’ Eugenio Velez Struck In The Head With A Foul Ball (Video)

    Giants’ Eugenio Velez Struck In The Head With A Foul Ball (Video)

    Unfortunately, not all foul balls end up turning into highlight reel plays by some fan in the stands.  Instead, sometimes they result in disaster for some unlucky spectator, or in this case, for an unsuspecting player in the dugout. In the fourth inning of Saturday night’s game between the San Francisco Giants and the Arizona […]

  • This Is Why Batting Helmets Save Lives [Video]

    This Is Why Batting Helmets Save Lives [Video]

    Total Pro Sports – It is undoubtedly the scariest moment in baseball, when a ball makes its way towards the head of a player.  We have seen the damage that such incidents can have when David Wright and Hiroki Juroda were both victims of head shots last month, and we have also seen the embarrassing […]

  • A Bad Weekend To Be A Baseball Player’s Head

    A Bad Weekend To Be A Baseball Player’s Head

    Total Pro Sports – Whether you are standing in the batters box waiting on a 90 mph fastball, or the one delivering it, baseball can be quite the dangerous game.  It is often described as a non-contact sport, but don’t tell that too Mets third baseman David Wright or Dodgers pitcher Hiroki Kuroda. It happens […]

  • Spectator Takes A Sergio Garcia Drive To The Head At WGC

    Spectator Takes A Sergio Garcia Drive To The Head At WGC

    Total Pro Sports – This was not exactly one of those incidents that could have been avoided, like standing directly in front of a Charles Barkley tee shot.  Nonetheless, the outcome was quite similar, leaving on man on the ground withering in pain. At the 2009 World Golf Championship – Bridgestone Invitational, fans lined the […]

  • Dad Pitching To Son Takes Baseball In The Head

    Dad Pitching To Son Takes Baseball In The Head

    Total Pro Sports – Someone has to do something about those aluminum bats.  Not only are they threats in collage baseball, but they can also be weapons when used by little tykes.  This may seem like a joke, but for one dad the danger became all to real. Pitching for his son’s baseball team with […]