A bad thing happened today.
In a game between the Phillies and the Tigers, Phillies' outfielder Hunter Pence smoked a bad-ass, one-hopper that caught Miguel Cabrera right in the face!
Cabrera was wearing shades and the ball hit him near the right eye.
He was taken to the hospital for stitches and X-rays.
Newly appointed Red Sox skipper Bobby Valentine announced, today, that Jon Lester would be Boston's Opening Day starter against Justin Verlander and the Tigers on April 5th in Detroit.
And - I've been remiss in getting around to this - here's Hot Baseball Wife Hall of Famer Amanda McCarthy, and hubby Brandon, on the cover of ESPN the Magazine...