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Things safer than attending a major league baseball game

A lot of people get hurt by foul balls while watching a game at a big league ballpark. Here are three things you should do instead. Approximately 1,750 fans are injured by batted balls during Major League Baseball games each year, according to a study conducted by Bloomberg News. That's equivalent to about two injuries every three games, and that seems like a pretty stiff price to pay for the chance at obtaining what is, at the end of the day, a pretty crappy souvenir.
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