This Week in Foul Balls: Belt, Bucknor, Banister, Barnes and Bad Parenting during Week 3 (April 17-23)
Welcome back to the 2017 season version of “TWIFB Notes” (This Week in Foul Balls). In this weekly post, I look at the best and worst foul ball moments in Major League Baseball…and sometimes Minor League Baseball…and sometimes softball and high school baseball.
First, our running total of foul ball hits in the facial area, or what I call “Foul Ball Facials”, as they are reported ONLY on Twitter. This is the count after three weeks of play:
- 28 #MLB fans hit in head area in 3 weeks (22 days)
- 12 admit being distracted by phone (42.8%)
- 3 were ricochets
- 6 dove for a foul ball
The Hall of Fame
Just for fun Cano and Hernandez “turned a double play” on a foul ball. It’s just good clean fun. Why not goof around some?
Mr. Puig may be one heckuva player, but sometimes even the…
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