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Wednesday, September 04, 2019

George Springer Carted Off After Smashing Head Into Outfield Wall During Acrobatic Catch

Every time an outfielder tracks a ball to the outfield wall, there’s a small but not insignificant chance of something violent happening. Perhaps not quite on the scale of the outfielder in the baseball blooper reel from The Naked Gun, but danger is inherent anytime someone sprints toward a wall, especially if they can’t look at the wall because they’re tracking a flying object. Sometimes there’s a sweet catch; sometimes there’s a gnarly impact; sometimes there’s both.

Another tale concerning outfielders and one of their greatest nemeses.

 

QLE Posted: September 04, 2019 at 12:37 AM | 0 comment(s)
  Beats: george springer, head injuries, wall

 

 

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