Young fan injured by foul ball leaves hospital

The girl who Freddy Galvis struck in the face with a foul ball Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park is out of the hospital and recovering at her South Jersey home.
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Another Phillies fan struck by foul ball after Freddy Galvis tirade

Philadelphia Phillies infielder Freddy Galvis went off to the media Sunday, after he accidentally injured a fan with a foul ball on Saturday. Galvis ranted about the lack of net protection, along with the lack of coverage after a certain amount of time. Well, it doesn’t appear it took too long to happen again, as it happened on Sunday shortly after Galvis went on his rant. Philly...
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Freddy Galvis rips MLB safety regulations after girl is hit with dangerous foul ball

On Saturday, Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis ripped a foul ball into the crowd during the team's 4-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals at Citizens Bank Park. The ball ultimately crushed a little girl in the face, and she was taken to a local hospital for further evaluation.Galvis, who was rightfully distraught over the situation, went absolutely off on the current...
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1 day ago

Phillies’ Freddy Galvis questions fans’ security after foul ball sends girl to hospital

When a batter hits a foul ball out of play that injures a fan, a great deal of worry seems to set in with the player. After sending a fan to the hospital via a foul ball Saturday, Philadelphia Phillies infielder Freddy Galvis is sick of feeling that guilt. Galvis went off to the media Sunday after he sent the fan to the hospital. Following a number of incidents similar to this...
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Freddy Galvis urges for more netting after foul ball strikes young girl

Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis spoke out on Major League Baseball's need for extended netting after a foul ball struck a young fan on Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park.
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Phillies’ Freddy Galvis calls for additional protective netting

During Saturday evening’s matchup against the St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies’ shortstop Freddy Galvis hit a foul ball that struck a young fan in the face. The fan then left the game to receive medical attention. As a result, in a Monday morning article by Matt Breen of, Galvis advocates for Major League Baseball to expand the […] The post Phillies’...
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1 day ago

Freddy Galvis calls for more netting after hitting young fan with foul ball

After a foul ball off the bat of Freddy Galvis hit a young girl in the face Saturday night, the Phillies shortstop was mortified thinking of the damage he could have done.And he let his team hear it for not having more netting to protect the fans.“What year is this? 2016? It’s 2016 and fans keep getting hit by foul balls when you’re supposed to have a net to protect the fans...
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Galvis wants more protective netting for fans

Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis remains upset and shaken that a foul ball he hit into the stands struck a young fan in the face on Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park.
2 days ago

Watch: Foul ball lands in Phillies dugout trash can

The Philadelphia Phillies can not stop hitting baseballs into trash cans. Last week, Phillies infielder Freddy Galvis hit a ground-rule double against the San Diego Padres which bounced right into a bullpen trash can. The chances of it happening seemed to be one in a million. Well, lightning has struck twice. On Wednesday, Taylor Featherston was batting against Los Angeles Dodgers...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Freddy Galvis hits 3-run homer, Phillies beat Dodgers 6-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) Freddy Galvis hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-2 on Wednesday. Ryan Howard added a three-run, pinch double in the ninth. Los Angeles closer Kenley Jansen pitched the ninth, even with the Dodgers down 3-2, and loaded the bases. Howard hit the bases-clearing double to right for insurance...
Via Associated Press
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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