June 24, 2012

Umpire Jerry Layne gets hit in the head with broken bat (Video)

In one of the scarier moments of this MLB season, umpire Jerry Layne was behind the plate of Friday's Reds/Twins affair and got knocked out in the fourth inning for the rest of the series.

The culprit was a broken bat by Reds infielder Devan Mesoraco where the barrel of the bat hits Layne right in the head:

Thankfully for Layne, he was taken to the hospital and was deemed to be okay.

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