The image quality is terrible in this video from Cuba on Monday night, but despite the lack of HD you can certainly still see what happens to this poor pitcher. Great googly moogly!
Well, that escalated quickly.
This is a game between Villa Clara and Matanzas. The clubber is Demis Valdes of Matanzas and the clubbie is Freddy Alvarez of Villa Clara.
Not to glorify the act of hitting an opposing pitcher with a bat...but here are some of the best base-brawls all in one tidy little 3 1/2 minute package.
and of course...
"Swing away, Merrill."