Found July 25, 2012 on Outside the Boxscore:

The game of baseball is usually a pretty safe sport but there are times that pitchers can lose control of balls and the batter ends up paying for them.

During Tuesday night's Rangers/Red Sox affair, Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre was at the plate in the eighth inning facing Boston hurler Vicente Padilla.

In the at-bat, Padilla lost control of a pitch and ended up hitting Beltre right in the batting helmet:



Beltre would end up being okay but might miss today's game with a cerebral contusion.
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