National Pastime Faces Safety Concerns

//National Pastime Faces Safety Concerns

National Pastime Faces Safety Concerns

By David Mittleman

Few things say “summertime” like an afternoon at the ballpark cheering on the home team. Even if Major League Baseball tickets have gotten a little pricey, there are hundreds of minor league teams dotting the map offering an affordable diversion. Baseball games may be a lot of fun to watch, but recent incidents have highlighted the danger of being too close to the action.

Objects Leaving the Field

Two months ago, a woman suffered life-threatening injuries when she was struck by a broken bat that left the playing field. Although fans are reminded to be vigilant …read more