Omar Infante Beaned by Heath Bell, Kansas City Royals need to Retaliate

by John Viril— On Monday night, while most of the country was watching UConn win the NCAA Basketball Tournament over Kentucky, Tampa Bay reliever Heath Bell beaned Royals second baseman Omar Infante. As you can see below, Bell’s pitch hit Infante right on the chin. ; video courtesy of @corkygaines Bell nailed Infante in the top of the 7th inning, right after Kansas City jolted...

WATCH: Omar Infante hit in face by Heath Bell pitch

In the seventh inning of Kansas City’s 4-2 win over Tampa Bay on Monday night at Kauffman Stadium, Royals second baseman Omar Infante was hit in the face by a pitch from Rays reliever Heath Bell. Infante immediately went down in a heap before popping up and getting helped off the field by Royals trainers with a towel covering his face. There’s no immediate word on Infante’s...
Via The Outside Corner
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Omar Infante takes Heath Bell fastball to the jaw (GIF)

Royals second baseman Omar Infante took a Heath Bell two-seam fastball to the jaw Monday night and…OH MY GOODNESS.  Bell was obviously looking to come inside on Infante, but the ball kept running in and didn’t stop until it hit Infante square in the face.  There is no reason at all to think the pitch was intended to hit Infante who was helped off the field and, according to...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Happy Birthday! Opening Day newborns get Rays home opener tickets for life

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. --€“ Die-hard fans? Try fans from birth. Twelve newborns could become Tampa Bay Rays fans for life. Rays reliever Heath Bell and utility player Sean Rodriguez presented vouchers Tuesday to 12 infants born at Bayfront Baby Place on Opening Day, granting the kids four tickets to all future Rays home openers. The event was part of the "Rays Fan for Life"...
Via Fox Sports Florida
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Heath Bell makes terrible dive while attempting to field bunt (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher Heath Bell is not accustomed to fielding bunts. This became painfully obvious after his attempt to field a bunt by San Diego Padres batter Will Venable during the ninth inning of Friday night's game, as Bell's dive was terribly late and really ugly. Venable's bunt was placed perfectly between...
Via Holdout Sports
May 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Bell gets mixed response in return to San Diego

SAN DIEGO -- When Heath Bell entered the game in the eighth inning Saturday night, San Diego fans let him know exactly what they thought of his five mostly remarkable seasons here. Catcalls, combined with a smattering of appreciation. Three 40-save years does not buy much any more. Bell knew it was coming. He got the same thing last year, when he returned to Petco Park after signing...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Heath Bell traded to D-Backs

Heath Bell's first season with the Marlins was a disappointment, which is why he has been traded to the Diamondbacks in a three-team deal that also Chris Young to Oakland.

Via The Outside Corner
October 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Heath Bell: Ozzie Guillen is “hard to respect”

Been a long, rough season in Miami for the Marlins. Reliever Heath Bell was thought to be one of the better off-season pickups by the organization, especially since he was averaging about 45 saves over the previous 3 years. But Bell had a terrible start to the season, which led to him losing job. He [...]
Via The Victory Formation
September 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Marlins closer: I'm Kenny Powers

Marlins closer Heath Bell takes pride in his resemblance to Kenny Powers, the star in the comedy show "Eastbound and Down."

Via No Guts, No Glory
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Inside Heath Bell's sick backyard

So, yeah...I know what you're thinking. What do you get the All-Star reliever that just inked a three-year, $27 million contract with the Miami Marlins?Answer...a Benihana grill in his backyard, dummy.Check out this backyard that Heath Bell had custom-made for his family. I'm pretty sure the patio area is bigger than most places I've called "home".I can tell...
Via Hall of Very Good
January 25, 2012  |  Discuss

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