• MLB looks at ways to protect pitchers on mound

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Oct 27, 2012
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Minor League pitchers could wear helmets in 2013

      Major League Baseball is considering protective headgear for Minor League pitchers beginning in the 2013 season.
      Source: MLB.com
    • MLB may introduce hat liners to protect pitchers

      DETROIT (AP) Major League Baseball is looking at ways to protect pitchers from being injured by batted balls such as the one that struck Doug Fister in the head, and says hat liners are a possibility in the minors next year.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Protective headgear for pitchers on ‘fast track,’ MLB says

      Watching line drives deflect off the respective heads of Oakland Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy and Detroit Tigers pitcher Doug Fister in recent weeks was enough for Major League Baseball. Rather than waiting for a tragedy to happen, the league will…
      Source: yahoo.com

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