Yankees’ Luke Voit thought he had a broken jaw after Chad Bettis hit

first_img MLB wrap: Dominic Smith, Pete Alonso shine in Mets’ win over Giants MLB players, fans do what they can to stay cool in record heat wave “I thought broken jaw. My teeth were going to be all scattered everywhere,” Voit said Sunday, via The Associated Press. “I grabbed my face. So I was like, ‘Uh-oh.’ … But then, it wasn’t as bad as I thought. Just a scary thing.”A scary moment in the bottom of the fourth, but take a deep breath Yankees fans. The Yankees have announced that Luke Voit was removed from today’s game for precautionary reasons and underwent concussion protocol testing. Those test results came back clear.— YES Network (@YESNetwork) July 20, 2019Luckily for Voit, he wasn’t severely injured and was back in the lineup Sunday for the Yankees’ series finale against the Rockies. He said he was sore when he woke up, but the swelling has gone down after he iced it.  Related News Voit added he has a small cut under his chin and tests for a concussion came back negative.”I dodged a bullet, got lucky,” Voit said.center_img Luke Voit feared the worst after he was hit in the face off a pitch from Chad Bettis.The Yankees slugger said he remembered how Giancarlo Stanton suffered a broken jaw when he was pelted by a pitch five years ago and thought the same thing happened to him. The force from the ball, which was going 91 mph, was slowed a bit when it grazed against Voit’s shoulder. He said he plans to wear a protective chinstrap Sunday.Yankees manager Aaron Boone was less than forgiving toward the Rockies after his first baseman was hit.”Sometimes intent doesn’t matter,” Boone said after Saturday’s game. “Throw the ball over the plate.”last_img read more


Zika Education Day TODAY

first_imgFacebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppProvidenciales, TCI, December 16, 2016 -That Zika Prevention education day is not on Saturday as I had previously reported but actually set for TODAY.Bug repellent will be discounted and these Zika Prevention events, hosted by the Health Promotion and Advocacy Unit of the Ministry of Health will be held at Graceway IGA and Smart grocery from 9am to 5pm, TODAY. #MagneticMediaNews#TCIGeneralElections#TCIResults2016 Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppcenter_img Related Items:last_img


Family ransacks hospital after childs death

first_imgKolkata: Some relatives of a three-year-old child, who died at Institute of Child Health in Park Circus, ransacked the hospital after the news of her death was announced onThursday morning. A large contingent of police went to the hospital and brought the situation under control. Computers and furniture worth several lakhs of rupees were destroyed. The hospital authorities have ordered a probe into the matter. Three-year-old Sana Sajjad who was suffering from high fever was brought to the hospital around 2 am. Also Read – Rain batters Kolkata, cripples normal lifeShe was admitted to the hospital. Sana’s relatives alleged that there was inordinate delay in starting the treatment. They had to virtually beg to the doctors to begin the treatment as the child’s condition deteriorated. They further alleged that despite repeated requests the hospital authorities refused to inform them about her health condition. On Thursday morning, the hospital authorities broke the news of her death to the relatives. Infuriated over the announcement, some relatives went to the hospital and ransacked the reception and the doctors’ chamber. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Mercedes car in Kolkata, 2 pedestrians killedThe incident created panic among the relatives and parents of other children who are receiving treatment at the hospital. A large contingent of police came to the spot and brought the situation under control. The doctors said the hospital has all the facilities that is why the child was not referred elsewhere. Refuting the allegation that no senior doctors were present at the hospital and the sisters had not looked after the child, the authority said expert doctors had attended the child and they did everything they could to save her life.last_img read more