Flying bat leaves woman battling life threatning injuries


The Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox  game at Fenley Park came to an abrupt halt on Friday when a fan was violently hit by Oaklands A’s Brett Lawrie broken bat.
Observers have identified the fan as a woman, who was sitting by a young child and a man who was trying to tend to the woman’s injuries after she was hit.
Boston police spokesman David Estrada confirmed the woman was seriously injured.
”First and foremost, our thoughts and concern, and certainly our prayers, go out to the woman that was struck with the bat, her and her family,” Red Sox manager John Farrell said.