There is temporary netting running along the stands. That’s to protect fans during batting practice. And there are screens on the field — for the players.
New York Yankees pitcher Jordan Montgomery was in uniform Saturday after being hit in the head by a fly ball while signing autographs as the Boston Red Sox took batting practice at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees said the 6-foot-6 rookie was examined by the team's medical staff. The club said Montgomery...
Montgomery was recalled earlier this week to replace the injured CC Sabathia
THE ROOF. THE FREAKIN’ ROOF Aaron Judge just hit one off the roof during batting practice at the @TMobile HR Derby. This is going to be fun. #ScoreUnlimited pic.twitter.com/SsICB0QJrw — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 10, 2017 TheShow More Summary
In 2013, Kevin Long and Vernon Wells were watching a young man named Aaron Judge crush homers during batting practice in Oakland.
ANAHEIM — Soaked in sweat after a 30-minute workout on the field at Angel Stadium on Friday afternoon, including line drives and balls flying into the seats during batting practice, Mike Trout voiced continued optimism about his return. “It felt good,” he said. “It was good to get out on the field. After being in […]
Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig felt his back tighten up during batting practice on Friday afternoon. The tension increased during the game, and when he checked his swing in the fourth inning of a 7-2 victory over Miami, he winced with discomfort. Puig took a walk, but he required a visit from a...
When a loved one experiences a traumatic brain injury (TBI), family dynamics are forever changed. The athletic boy who suffered a blow to the head during batting practice no longer is able-bodied. The academic girl who suffered a skull fracture after a fall no longer can read. Show More Summary
Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge, who may not know his own strength, is accidentally breaking stuff. Today during batting practice, in the major league equivalent of a kid breaking a window while playing in the front yard, Judge blasted a tater into a terrace at Yankees Stadium and destroyed a TV. Read more...
“Heads up!” is the warning echoing around the Sherman Oaks Notre Dame High School baseball stadium as Hunter Greene sends balls flying over the left-field fence with an effortless swing during batting practice. It reaches the point at which teammate squeals, “Holy guacamole” as a ball rockets toward...
Dodgers rookie Andrew Toles passed a Wednesday evening test of his sore left wrist during batting practice, and will start in Game 1 against Nationals ace Max Scherzer, Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts said. The status of Toles, who hit.314 with an.870 on-base plus slugging percentage in 115 plate...
Now, we all knew that when Tim Tebow decided to dip his toe into the world of professional baseball, he would get coverage for the smallest of achievements—because he’s Tim Tebow, and that’s how things have always been for him. Well, in keeping with that tradition, we’d like to present Tim Tebow’s first home run […]
Some pitchers tear rotator cuffs. Chris Sale tears uniforms. On Saturday the Chicago White Sox sent their ace home from U.S. Cellular Field after he destroyed the team’s 1976 collared throwback uniforms during batting practice. A source...Show More Summary
Rajai!! #youseriousbro? #betterstopplayingwithme A video posted by Jason Kipnis (@jasonkipnis22) on Jul 20, 2016 at 9:37am PDT Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis shared an Instagram video of Rajai Davis during batting practice, wherein Davis set himself up to practice a bunt, but the pitcher ended up throwing the ball at the net instead. Show More Summary
A change in approach during batting practice paid off big for Maikel Franco, who hit two long home runs to power the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.
The Nationals honored the late singer with a Prince playlist during batting practice and a moment of silence.
What are the odds I hit my own Window during batting practice. #Lucky pic.twitter.com/f8sLLdLWGn — Jacob Nottingham (@JayNott) March 12, 2016 It's been a killer spring break for baseball players and their cars. It seems that every other day, there is news of someone's car getting damaged, but it's always someone else's fault. In this case, it wasn't. Show More Summary
Spring training isn't even yet officially underway for the Chicago Cubs, but that didn't stop young slugger Kyle Schwarber from making his mark at Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona. Schwarber during batting practice on Wednesday launched a ball into the parking lot, that left an unfortunate souvenir. Our car is now famous. Show More Summary