Fri Oct 4th / All-in Global / Archived
WHEN SPORTS PEOPLE GO BERSERK #4: BATS ARE GOOD FLYERS
This week we move on the other side of the Atlantic, in the US of A, where bats are flying like mad — literally! And it happens on the baseball diamond, not only outside of cave entrances.
In the video below you can watch a bat flying end-over-end through the air and hitting the umpire in the chest. Sports field turned battlefield — or what?
No profanities here though. This goes way BEYOND swearing…
Went BERSERK: Delmon Young
during a Durham Bulls vs. Pawtucket Red Sox game in 2006
against the umpire who ejected him
After that incident, the berserk bat thrower was suspended 50 games without pay by the International League. Enough time to undergo some anger management classes…