Angus T. Jones, the Half Man from 'Two and a Half Men' Has a Big Ole A...
Gerald Green Threw Down This Impossible Double-Clutch Dunk

Terribly Unfortunate Umpire Gets Nailed in Groin by Line Drive

By / 03.18.14

umpire-groin

Umpire Brad Myers was struck in the groin by a line drive off the bat of Brandon Phillips in Cactus League play yesterday, which is one of the more painful things we’ve seen on a playing field in a long time.

I honestly can’t remember a similar incident with an umpire positioned up the middle. Phillips’ ball had to be an absolute blazer.

After laying on the infield grass for several minutes, Myers was able to stand up, but was carted off the field.

Always wear a cup, you guys. Even if you don’t think you need one. It’s always better to be safe than sore and engorged.

[H/T: MLB]

 


TAGSCincinnatti RedsMLBUmpires
Kyle Koster
About Kyle Koster... Kyle Koster wonders who would read this bio section.

I want more like this!

Follow us on Facebook and get the latest before everyone else.

MORE STORIES FROM OUR FRIENDS:

Join The Discussion


Comments are closed.

Sign Up