Extra Point - Austin Widger

Extra Point - Austin Widger

MLB needs foul pole to foul pole netting

After yet another fan has been struck by a speeding foul ball, it’s time for Major League Baseball to install protective netting from one foul pole to the other.
On May 29, Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. yanked a pitch down the left-field line and just past the protective netting that extends to the end of each dugout at the Houston Astros’ Minute Maid Park. The ball was going more than 90 mph off the bat and squarely struck a young girl.

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